Case Registered Against Facebook User for Using ‘Abusive Language’ Against Revenue Official
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HANDWARA: Police on Thursday lodged a formal case against a Facebook user for allegedly resorting to ‘abusive language’ against a middle-rung revenue official in Handwara in north-Kashmir’s Kupwara.
An official in the knowhow of the things told GNS that Naib-Tehsildar Qalamabad approached the local police station with a complaint against a Facebook user over the latter’s alleged abusive comments and messages against him. The revenue official sought a formal case be registered into the matter.
Taking cognizance of the ‘abusive act’, the police registered a case against the accused person identified as Farooq Ahmad Dar from Mawer Bala, the official said.
Meanwhile a police official told GNS that a case has been registered against the accused person for necessary action.