A complaint in this regard was lodged by Atul Pai claiming that accused Devu Chodankar
posted provocative messages on the social networking site, Facebook
. The FB posts according to the complainant could trigger enmity between two communities and instill fear among the minority communities informed
The post according to information was related to forthcoming Lok Sabha polls wherein the accused seems to have warned voters from voting the BJP. This is first such election-related complaint that has been registered with the cyber crime cell.
According to information, the accused in his post on the social networking site has reportedly said that if Modi government comes to power it will lead to holocaust of the minorities.
However, the post seems to have been deleted by the accused as such police will now contact the concerned (Facebook
) in order to obtain the data.
According to the information, the complaint was made at the Crime Branch
and was subsequently transferred to the Cyber Crime
Cyber crime cell has booked an offence under 153A, 295A of IPC, section 125 of representation of the people act and 66-A of IT act
and are investigating.
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