WhatsApp group admin held for promoting enmity in Hyderabad

According to Inspector K Narsing Rao, the arrested persons were P Naresh, the group admin and Sudhakar, who posted the matter in the group

By Author   |   Published: 13th Sep 2017   10:43 pm Updated: 13th Sep 2017   11:15 pm
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Hyderabad: The Uppal police on Wednesday arrested two people including the administrator of a WhatsApp group on charges of sharing derogatory and objectionable pictures of a deity of one religion along with a voice message.

According to Inspector K Narsing Rao, the arrested persons were P Naresh, the group admin and Sudhakar, who posted the matter in the group.

“One Sailu sent the derogatory and objectionable photo of a deity of a particular religion along with a voice message to Sudhakar who forwarded the post in the group,” he said. One of the group members approached the police and lodged a complaint, after which Naresh and Sudhakar were arrested. A case under section 153A (Promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion) of IPC was also registered. Efforts are on to nab Sailu, who is at large.