Meerut: School principal arrested for controversial Facebook post on PM Modi

Mudassir Rana, who heads a private school in Saradhna area, has been charged under Section 153-A of IPC (promoting disharmony) and relevant sections of IT Act, police said here.

By: PTI | Meerut | Published:October 14, 2016 11:39 am

A school principal has been arrested for allegedly posting controversial content on Facebook on the Prime Minister and RSS leaders on Dussehra. Mudassir Rana, who heads a private school in Saradhna area, has been charged under Section 153-A of IPC (promoting disharmony) and relevant sections of IT Act, police said here.

Rana was arrested on Thursday following a complaint and sent to jail, they said.

It is alleged that Rana had in his Facebook post depicted Prime Minister Narendra Modi, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat and other Sangh leaders, Home Minister Rajnath Singh and yoga guru Ramdev in an objectionable way.

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    Chandrashekhar Deshpande
    Oct 14, 2016 at 9:44 am
    Will UP police act under Shariya Criminal Law which is now a days very fondable against this Teacher.?
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      Manu Roberts
      Oct 14, 2016 at 3:15 pm
      Fascism has arrived in India.
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        Yesodhara Varma
        Oct 14, 2016 at 9:08 am
        The person should be presented to the General Public, instead of just saying "private School" in Saradhana, Meerut. It is the best way to punish any culprit
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