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Vittal : Man arrested for hateful, provocative post on Corona

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Vittal, March 26, 2020:    Vittal Police have arrested a person for trying to disrupt peace by  posting a communally provocative post on Coronavirus in social media.



The  arrested person is Jayakar Acharya of Koojappady in Vitla Kasaba village.  Kalandar Parthippady, Secretary of Vittal Muslim Federation had  lodged a complaint  against the accused.

Rohith, a resident  of Vittal Meginapete and  two others who had posted  comments to the offensive post of the accused too were summoned to the station and  sent after a warning and after making them sign a bond.

The complaint had stated that the accused in his post had  blamed those who had come from Dubai for  spreading Corona in the holy land  of India and that  all these men should be  rooted out from India.