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Thursday, 11 December 2014

Executive from Bengaluru operates ISIS twitter handle.............


BENGALURU: Central intelligence agencies are in town after a British news channel tracked down, the operator of one of ISIS's most successful twitter account, Shammi Wintness, to Bengaluru. 

The man they identified as Medhi, works with multinational advertisement firm in the city and lives with his family here. 

This particular twitter handle went on air last year and since then has been posting photos and videos of ISIS aggression. He even posted ISIS updates from the front lines. 

"If I had a chance, I would have left everything and joined them. But my family needs me here," he said to to channel. He also said he is in contact with British Jihadhies and announced he believes in beheading.

City police said they are coordinating with central agencies but believes he must have left the city already.