Man from UP's Sambhal accused of posting objectionable social media remark against Amit Shah, police file complaint

A case has been filed against a man for allegedly posting objectionable remarks against Home Minister Amit Shah on Facebook, police said on Wednesday.

Press Trust of India August 14, 2019 14:52:59 IST
Man from UP's Sambhal accused of posting objectionable social media remark against Amit Shah, police file complaint
  • A case has been filed against a man for allegedly posting objectionable remarks against Home Minister Amit Shah on Facebook, police said on Wednesday

  • Sambhal Kotwali in-charge, Dharampal Singh, said the case has been filed against Zarif Ahmed on the complaint of district unit secretary of Hindu Yuva Vahini, Anuj Kumar Sharma

  • Sharma had alleged that Ahmed posted a picture of Shah with objectionable remarks on Facebook

Sambhal: A case has been filed against a man for allegedly posting objectionable remarks against Home Minister Amit Shah on Facebook, police said on Wednesday. Sambhal Kotwali in-charge, Dharampal Singh, said the case has been filed against Zarif Ahmed on the complaint of district unit secretary of Hindu Yuva Vahini, Anuj Kumar Sharma.

Man from UPs Sambhal accused of posting objectionable social media remark against Amit Shah police file complaint

File image of Home Minister Amit Shah. Twitter @BJP4India

Sharma had alleged that Ahmed posted a picture of Shah with objectionable remarks on Facebook.

The case has been filed under the IT Act and Section 501 (printing or engraving matter known to be defamatory) of the IPC.

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