Bhopal | Cops arrest youth for posting provocative message on WhatsApp
Bhopal: A person was arrested by the cops in Madhya Pradesh for posting provocative messages on WhatsApp, an official said on Thursday.
The accused identified as Aslam was sent behind the bars on Thursday after and FIR was lodged against him under Section 188 of the IPC on the basis of the complaint and messages posted on WhatsApp.
" Aslam posted provocative messages on a WhatsApp group. The group's administrator lodged a police complaint in this regard," Pritam Thakur, officer in-charge of Jahangirabad police station,stated.
There is a ban in the state capital on sending provocative messages on social media aimed at disturbing communal harmony and inciting hatred.
The district administration has also issued an order in this regard.