The Uttar Pradesh police have registered an FIR against Congress IT cell head Divya Spandana for tweeting an offensive photo of Prime Minister Narendra Modi . The FIR was registered against the actor turned politician for posting an offensive picture of the prime minister on Twitter over the Rafale jet controversy.
The case has been registered against the Congress social media head under Section 67 of The Information Technology (Amendment) Act, 2008 and Section 124A 9sedition) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) based on a complaint filed by lawyer and activist Syed Rizwan Ahmad on Tuesday.
Rizwan posted a photocopy of the FIR on Twitter alleging that the FIR was filed as Ramya’s post incited hatred against the Prime Minister. The Congress has been a part of a continued onslaught on the Modi government over the alleged corruption and favouritism in the Rafale fighter jet deal.