In his letter addressed to the senior police inspector of Juhu police station, the 72-year-old actor requested them to investigate the matter and take action against the perpetrators.
"Through a certain period of time, I have been receiving dirty, filthy, abusive SMS messages on my personal phone. I attach herewith photocopies of my mobile screen containing the content that I speak about," he wrote in a letter to the police.
Big B added on Twitter, saying:
T 1980 - OKAAY .. !! Plot thickens ! Had been getting several really dirty abusive sms for a year .. just handed all of them to the POLICE !- Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) August 31, 2015
Just hours earlier, Big B had tweeted about his account being hacked:
T 1980 -WHOA !..My Twitter handle hacked ! Sex sites planted as 'following' ! Whoever did this, try someone else, buddy, I don't need this !- Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) August 31, 2015
The actor is an active user of social media and keeps in touch with scores of his fans worldwide. The 72-year-old actor has a Twitter community that's over 16.5 million strong. He's also one of Bollywood's most active users of Twitter and Facebook and also runs his own blog. Big B has been on Twitter since May 2010. (Also Read: Amitabh Bachchan Now Has 16 Million Twitter Fans and Counting)
Last seen in Piku with Deepika Padukone, Amitabh Bachchan has Wazir with Farhan Akhtar coming up and will also make a special appearance in director R Balki's Ki and Ka, currently shooting.