The official Facebook page of Sikkim Chief Minister PS Tamang was hacked.
The Facebook page of Sikkim CM PS Tamang was hacked on Saturday evening.
The hacked Facebook Page of Sikkim CM PS Tamang is used to disseminate Government statements and information.
Unidentified person(s) hacked into the Facebook page of Sikkim CM PS Tamang at around 5 in the evening on Saturday.
The page reportedly became inactive after being hacked.
However, at around 9pm the page became active again.
The profile picture was changed by the time the page became active again and was replaced by a girl’s photo.
The authorities managed to get control of the page only in the wee hours of Sunday.
All posts between the months of January and February, appeared missing following the hacking, which were latter restored.
Meanwhile, the Sikkim Police has launched an investigation into the case.
The case has been registered under IT Act.