Youth arrested for ‘objectionable’ Facebook post against Samajwadi Party leader

Sambhal(PTI): A youth has been arrested for sharing “objectionable” post on social networking site Facebook against Samajwadi Party leader Shafiqur Rehman Burq in Nakhasa police station area here, an official said.

One Navneet Varshney was arrested two days back for his objectionable post on Facebook against and former MP Shafiqur Rehman Burq. A complaint in this connection was lodged by one of the Burq’s supporter Wasim, Nakhasa Police Station In-charge Rajvir Singh Yadav said on Friday.

Based on the complaint, police registered a case against the accused under sections 153 A, 505, and 504 of the IPC, he added.

Varshney has been to sent to jail and the further investigation is going on, Yadav added.