Asaduddin Owaisi, Yeti Narasimhanand booked by Delhi Police for provocative remarks
Delhi Police has named AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi and Hindutva leader Yeti Narasimhanand for the alleged provocative remarks made on June 8, news agency ANI reported.
Owaisi and Narasimhanand are named in one of the two FIRs registered by the IFSO unit of Delhi Police on Wednesday, in which suspended BJP spokespersons Nupur Sharma, Naveen Kumar Jindal, Shadab Chauhan, Saba Naqvi, Maulana Mufti Nadeem, Abdur Rehman and Gulzar Names are also included. Ansari.
The IFSO unit of Delhi Police has registered a case under various provisions for spreading hate messages, inciting groups and creating an atmosphere harmful to the maintenance of public peace.
Delhi Police said in a statement, “IFSO unit of Delhi Police has registered a case under various provisions against those who were allegedly spreading messages of hatred, inciting various groups and maintaining public peace.” were creating a harmful situation for him.”
“The cases have sections 153, 295, 505 IPC. A case has been registered against Nupur Sharma and others, based on an analysis, against several social media entities. Notices will be sent to social media middlemen for details,” it added.
On Wednesday, Deputy Commissioner of Police (IFSO) KPS Malhotra said that the FIR is against several persons who cut across religions.
Malhotra said that this unit will examine the role of various social media entities in promoting false and misinformation with the intention of creating unrest on the cyber space and its impact on the physical space thereby compromising the social fabric of the country. Will happen.
Earlier this week, the Delhi Police had registered an FIR based on a complaint by Nupur Sharma in which the suspended BJP spokesperson alleged that she was receiving death threats after her remarks on Prophet Mohammad. He was later provided security by the Delhi Police.
The BJP on Sunday suspended its national spokesperson Nupur Sharma and expelled its Delhi-based media chief Naveen Kumar Jindal as a controversy erupted with protests from some Muslim countries over his alleged derogatory remarks against Prophet Mohammad.