BJP activist arrested for objectionable social media post

MUZAFFARNAGAR: A BJP activist had been arrested in Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar district for allegedly posting an objectionable message on social media, police said.

BJP activist arrested for objectionable social media post

Shubham Goel was arrested from Budhana town on Thursday. A case has been registered under Section 153-B of the IPC and Section 67 of the Information Technology Act, an officer said.

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Muzaffarnagar, November 15

A BJP activist had been arrested in Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar district for allegedly posting an objectionable message on social media, police said.

Shubham Goel was arrested from Budhana town on Thursday. A case has been registered under Section 153-B of the IPC and Section 67 of the Information Technology Act, an officer said.

The cyber cell of Uttar Pradesh Police is monitoring social media to check objectionable messages in view of the judgment in the Ayodhya case. PTI

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