An IPS officer has lodged an FIR against social networking site Facebook for allegedly maligning the image of Mahatma Gandhi through an online group.
Amitabh Thakur, an IPS officer of UP cadre, has lodged the FIR against Facebook and others at Gomti Nagar police station for allegedly portraying Gandhi in a wrong manner and spreading hatred, police sources said.
In his complaint, Thakur alleged that abuses and dirty words have been used against Gandhi in the “I hate Gandhi group” on the social networking site.
He claimed the words and abuses were of such nature that they are provocative with intent to cause riot.
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