Popular Indian game Ajey Nagar, popularly name as CarryMinati, found himself in a fix as his YouTube account was hacked by a Bitcoin streamer.
CarryMinati is popular known for his YouTube streaming of popular game PubG. But on Saturday night, fans reported that his account was hacked during a CarryIsLive streaming which ran Bitcoin scams and asked people to donate to a particular account. The hacking took place in the whee hours of Saturday.
“Carry Minati youtube channel “CarryIsLive” hacked. Hacker live streamed 2 videos asking for Bitcoin & Ethereum. First video titled “Ethereum Earning Call” claimed giving free Bitcoin & Ethereum. 2nd video titled is “CHARITY STREAM: HELP ASSAM & BIHAR,” a fan tweeted.
A few other fans also shared the picture of his account being hacked.
“@YouTubeIndia My channel Carryislive has been hacked, need immediate assistance,” Ajay Negar had tweeted from his account for assistance.
The case of his account being hacked comes after several high-profile accounts such as Elon Musk and Barack Obama were compromised by Bitcoin thiefs.