Deepfake Viral Video Featuring Kajol Surfaces; Police Questions Bihar Youth Over Rashmika Mandanna’s VideoNot another deepfake video!
In the ever-evolving landscape of social media, a disturbing trend has taken center stage once again as a deepfake video featuring Bollywood actress Kajol changing clothes has gone viral. This unsettling incident follows closely on the heels of the Rashmika Mandanna deepfake controversy, prompting law enforcement to take action and question a 19-year-old youth from Bihar in connection with the earlier incident.
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Following the circulation of the deepfake video featuring Rashmika Mandanna, another deepfake video has recently gone viral on social media platforms, allegedly capturing actress Kajol (@itsKajolD) on camera while changing her outfit. pic.twitter.com/OEGQl8mTJy
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The video, crafted using sophisticated AI deepfake technology, showcases Kajol in a vulnerable moment, raising serious concerns about the ethical boundaries of technology and the potential consequences for individuals’ privacy and reputation. The controversial clip swiftly circulated on popular platforms such as YouTube, Facebook, and X (formerly Twitter), reigniting the debate on the darker side of artificial intelligence.
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The Delhi Police’s investigation into the deepfake video of Rashmika Mandanna has led them to question a youth from Bihar. Reports suggest that the police suspect the individual of uploading the manipulated video on his social media account and subsequently sharing it widely across other platforms. The youth claims to have downloaded the video from an Instagram account, adding another layer of complexity to the investigation.
Delhi Police question Bihar youth in Rashmika Mandanna's deepfake video case – The South First https://t.co/jlWLvyvU4F
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The Intelligence Fusion and Strategic Operations (IFSO) Unit of the Delhi Police’s Special Cell has taken charge of the inquiry, issuing a notice to the youth to join the probe. The police are keen on understanding the source of the video and are examining the youth’s mobile phone, the alleged device used to upload the content. Simultaneously, the IFSO Unit has reached out to Meta, seeking crucial details such as the URL to identify the accused and ensure accountability.
The Delhi Police has questioned a 19-year-old youth from Bihar in connection with a deepfake video of actor Rashmika Mandanna that was widely circulated on social media recently, officials said on Wednesday. pic.twitter.com/vsEwQlEdMO
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The legal ramifications of such incidents are becoming increasingly apparent. An FIR has been registered under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code and the Information Technology Act, signaling the authorities’ commitment to addressing the misuse of technology for malicious purposes.
In the case of deepfake video of Rashmika Mandanna on social media platforms ; no arrest has been made as of now. Further investigation of the case is going on. Efforts are being made to trace the accused.#deepfakevideo #RashmikaMandanna
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The Rashmika Mandanna deepfake video, which initiated this chain of events, involved morphing her face onto the body of a social media influencer. This latest incident with Kajol underscores the urgency of grappling with the ethical implications of AI and the potential harm it can inflict on individuals. Privacy breaches and reputation damage are at the forefront of these discussions, urging society to strike a delicate balance between technological advancements and ethical considerations.
Delhi Police Files FIR In Deepfake Video Case Of Actress Rashmika Mandannahttps://t.co/LSEChtJGxr
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As these deepfake incidents continue to unfold, the digital realm becomes a battleground where the right to privacy and the responsible use of technology clash. The investigation into the Bihar youth’s involvement in the Rashmika Mandanna video serves as a stark reminder that legal frameworks and ethical guidelines must keep pace with technological innovations to protect individuals from the malicious side of the digital age. The Kajol deepfake video is not just a singular incident but part of a larger narrative that compels us to confront the challenges posed by the intersection of technology, privacy, and accountability in our interconnected world.