After a two and half month long investigation Cyber crime Department have arrested two Information technology students from Shimla, India.

Students Arrested for hacking Data Infosys e-processing system to recharge mobile phones worth RS 8 Lakhs

Timesofindia in a report said that, Kulshrestha Varma and Hardik Sud, both 19-years-old were found guilty of hacking into Data Infosys e-processing system, and recharging BSNL’s prepaid mobile connection. The students used a Cyber cafe to hack into the system and recharged more than 500 Mobiles worth RS 8 Lakhs(about 13,115 $).
Cyber crime department told that on 3rd December, Yogesh Gupta, a representative of Data Infosys lodged an FIR, after they found that their website was hacked and was frequently used for recharging prepaid mobile phones.
“We registered an FIR and began investigating the case. It came up that the hacking had taken place from a cyber cafe. A team went to Shimla to investigate the matter and seized records from the cycer cafe. The involvement of several people including these two students came up. We have arrested the duo and brought them to Jaipur on a transit remand,” said an Officer.

Both the accused have been found guilty and have been arrested and brought to Jaipur on a transit remand for further investigation. while the investigation is still going on, reports suggest that several others may be involved in the crime.