An APO has been arrested for allegedly writing ‘objectionable’ comments about Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Facebook
An Assistant Project Officer (APO) of the MNREGS was booked in the Balrampur district of Uttar Pradesh on Saturday for making derogatory comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP national president Amit Shah.
APO Rajesh Kumar Yadav had reportedly posted objectionable comments on Modi and Shah on the social networking site Facebook.
‘An FIR has been registered against Yadav at the Balrampur city police station and he has been booked under sections of the IT Act and relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code.
‘The matter is being probed,’ a senior police officer said requesting anonymity.