Sarpanch among 3 booked for 'sensitive' comments on FB

Police in Rajouri district have booked a sarpanch and two other persons for posting “sensitive” posts and comments on social media platform, Facebook.

“Sarpanch Liyaqit Ali from a panchayat halqa of Rajouri posted a status on social media platform on which two other persons made sensitive comments having potential of disturbing peaceful atmosphere,” SSP, Rajouri. Yougal Manhas said.

All the three persons include Sarpanch from Fatehpur Danna, Liaqit Ali, Showkat Betab and Chowdhary Naseer Ahmed were booked and a case FIR No.281/2019 under section 153-A RPC has been registered in Rajouri police station, added the SSP.