Official website of TDP Website Shut Down amidst the data theft allegations
After facing the allegations of having access to the private information of the voters, the Telugu Desam Party’s official website was observed shut abruptly. All that the visitors can see a ‘This site can’t be reached’ error message when opened.
Speculations are around that the TDP leadership has deliberately shut it down so that the access to the Seva Mitra can be avoided amidst the investigation going on the data theft case. Seva Mithra, an official TDP app which is developed by IT Grids India Pvt Ltd, a Hyderabad based IT company is now alleged to have the personal information of the citizens Aadhaar Card numbers, voter ID, Address, name, religion, caste, and benefits gained from welfare schemes. Even the online registration of TDP Memberships has been suspended abruptly.
Abuzz is that the ruling party is being forced to alter the terms with IT Grids and Blue Frog companies which are involved in the allegations. However, the party heads and officials are yet to respond on this issue.