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Abusive FB post about festival at Udupi mutt taken to law

Abusive FB post about festival at Udupi mutt taken to law

Mangalore Today News Network

Udupi, Aug 3,2017: A case has been registered at the Udupi Town Police Station against the derogatory remarks about the Sri Krishna Mutt/Temple on the social media networking site, Facebook, here on Aug 2, Wednesday.

Udupi mutt

According to the police, the complainant, U. Yogish Bhat, an office-bearer of Hayagreeva Bhakta Vrinda Sode Mutt, had lodged a complaint stating that a person, whose name had been mentioned as Sampat Kumar Koteshwar in the Facebook post, had made derogatory remarks about a Hindu festival being celebrated twice in Udupi, on July 29.

When the Sri Krishna Mutt Bhakta Vrinda responded to it, Koteshwar used abusive language against them in the Facebook post. His followers on the Facebook, whose names have been mentioned as Aishu Bhat, Aishwarya Bhat and L.K. Rao, too had made derogatory remarks about the Krishna Mutt on July 29 and July 30, and had hurt the religious sentiments of the followers, the complainant said. Based on the complaint, a case had been registered, the police said.

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Yosuf N Ahmed, Kasargod Thu, August-3-2017, 1:04
Some are just trying to destroy the peace and harmony by rising the issues on FB post
Nikhil Bhat, Bengaluru Thu, August-3-2017, 12:38
Of course the Hindu festivals are celebrated which is the a confusion but this does not need to use any abusive comment . It is you wish can celebrate whenever you want. Non sense issues
Bharathi S Amin, Bantwa Thu, August-3-2017, 12:03
Social Media is not a platform to use derogatory comments on any religion so on is the cowards who do this
Manish Kumar, manglore Wed, August-2-2017, 11:47
Some are fond of commenting on Facebook .Have limit on social media
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