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Communal propaganda, hate post; BJP leader arrested


  • Communal propaganda through social media.
  • BJP leader arrested in Tamil Nadu
  • BJP committee member Kalyanaraman was arrested.

Chennai: A BJP leader has been arrested for spreading communal propaganda on social media. BJP state working committee member in Tamil Nadu R. Kalyanaraman (55) was arrested. Kalyanaram was nabbed by the cyber crime unit of the Chennai police last night after a complaint was lodged against him.

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Kalyanaraman has been the subject of controversy in the past for releasing and sharing hateful posts on social media. He had shared the posts insulting people including Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin’s father and former Chief Minister Karunanidhi. The abusive remark against actress and doctor Sharmila was also controversial.

Kalyanaraman mostly shared posts that incite hatred among religious sects. The police decided to proceed with the arrest after a preliminary investigation by the police found that he had posted 18 such tweets in the last two months.

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The police arrested Kalyanaraman from his house by force. Online പോഹതീസ സഥലതതത എതതിയതനളളൽളടെപേയാനുീസതേതേതേടെപേ പേപേയകാളം Kalyanaraman, who was arrested, was remanded in judicial custody. He was arrested last February for making controversial remarks against Muslims at a BJP rally.

DMK MP Dr. Senthil Kumar and a lawyer from Thandayarpet had lodged a complaint against Kalyanaraman. Some organizations and private individuals had complained.

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