Mohammed Azmal (20) Arrested for Posting Objectionable Content & Threats on Social Media

Thursday, April 21, 2022

Addressing the media persons during a press meet, Police commissioner N Shashi Kumar said, “We have arrested a 20-year-old youth for posting objectionable content and threats disrupting social harmony on social media. The arrested youth is Mohammed Azmal (20), a resident of Belthangady. The accused reportedly created an Instagram account titled mari_gudi_5.”

“It should be noted that In the month of March 2022, when the Hijab controversy row took place at Dayanand Pai Govt College, Car Street, Mangaluru. Azmal had posted a threatening message against one of the accused in the incident. During the probe, the police found a post that was derogatory in nature and also carried a morphed picture of God Shivaji. The CNE Crime Dept. also found a Twitter account that had objectionable and provocative posts,” added the police commissioner.