Srinagar: Sopore Police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested and registered a case against SPO namely Peer Khalid belt no. 235/SPO for his ‘sarcastic’ post on a social media platform about a particular community.
Police in a statement said that a written complaint was received by Police Station Dangiwacha from community members regarding ‘sarcastic’ post by said SPO and for taking legal action.
Police said “Accordingly a case FIR No. 12/2021 U/S 295 A/153 A IPC has been registered at Police Station Dangiwacha and further investigation set into motion.”
It’s pertinent to mention here that the Sopore Police will never tolerate such kind of things to maintain communal harmony in the society, statement added.
Be Part of Quality Journalism
Quality journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce and despite all the hardships we still do it. Our reporters and editors are working overtime in Kashmir and beyond to cover what you care about, break big stories, and expose injustices that can change lives. Today more people are reading Kashmir Observer than ever, but only a handful are paying while advertising revenues are falling fast.