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Alt News co-founder Mohammad Zubair arrested by Delhi Police for hurting religious sentiments

Alt News co-founder Mohammad Zubair was arrested by the Particular Cell of Delhi Police on Monday for a deceptive tweet. He’s accused of wounding spiritual sentiments by way of tweets.

A separate case has been registered in opposition to Zubair underneath sections 153-A and 295 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), by which he has been arrested, a senior police officer mentioned.
He will probably be produced in Patiala Home Courtroom.

“Our team of Intelligence Fusion and Strategic Operations (IFSO) unit of Special Cell of Delhi Police has arrested him,” the officer mentioned. The particular cell can even write to Twitter to protect their tweets of six months to at least one yr.

Alt News co-founder Prateek Sinha mentioned that Mohammad Zubair was known as by the Delhi Police for questioning in one other case, however the arrest was made in one other case. Sinha alleged that the obligatory discover was not given. He tweeted, ‘Regardless of repeated requests, we’re not being given the copy of the FIR.’

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Zubair’s arrest mentioned that everybody who exposes hatred, bigotry and lies is a risk to BJP. Arresting one voice of fact will solely create a thousand extra. He mentioned that fact at all times triumphs over tyranny.

Congress chief Shashi Tharoor termed Zubair’s arrest as an “attack on the truth” and demanded his launch. Congress chief Jairam Ramesh has additionally raised questions on the central authorities and police concerning the arrest of Zubair.

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