Seems like the two Telugu states Telangana and Andhra Pradesh are locked in a digital Cyber war.
According to reports, the unofficial ‘cyber war’ between the two states has started with the copying the Telangana industries department web portal.
AP government Officials reportedly copied the content as it is. A case has been booked against Andhra Pradesh government in Telangana Cyber Crime police station under Copyright Act following the complaint against copying the Telangana’s ease of doing business module.
The home page of the Telangana industries department web portal has been allegedly copied by AP govt web portal. Police is investigating the case has started enquiring outsourcing department officials.
The central govenment has released a questionnaire of 340 questions to know the transparency in Industrial development in the states. Telangana govt developed a Dashboard in this regard to know the feedback.
IT Minister K T Rama Rao has complained in this regard , stating that AP government has copied their portal and improved its rank. While TDP criticised that KTR complaint was a ‘Kids act’.