In the latest update in the Bulli Bai controversy, Vishal Kumar Jha, 21, an engineering student who was the first one to be arrested by Mumbai Police from Bengaluru, has tested positive for Covid-19. He has been sent to a quarantine centre by the BMC. His lawyers and family members have been informed by the Police.

He was arrested on January 3 by a Mumbai Police team from Bengaluru following technical inputs. On January 4, Mumbai

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Police arrested one Shweta Singh, a resident of Uttarakhand. She was the second person who was arrested in the controversy. Mayank Rawal was the third person who was arrested by Mumbai police.

Apart from Mumbai Police, the Special Cell of Delhi Police which was doing a parallel probe has made two arrests. The special cell arrested Niraj Bishnoi, the main accused of Bulli Bai and Aumkareshwar Thakur the main accused behind Sulli Deal.

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