BJP man Kalyanaraman arrested at airport

A BJP functionary was arrested  by the Central Crime Branch police on Saturday for allegedly posting views against Islam in his facebook page. The functionary, Kalyanaraman, has been putting the posts in his facbeook in the name of 'Kakkai Sidhar' Kalyanaraman, was arrested at the airport when he arrived from Ahmedabad by a Spicejet flight. Airport sources said that several complaints were lodged against him.

After confirming the posts, cases were registered against him under sections 153(a) (promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion, race, place of birth, residence, language, etc, and doing acts prejudicial to maintenance of harmony), 295 (injuring or defiling place of worship with intent to insult the religion of any class) and 505 (punishment for criminal intimidation) of IPC, following which he was arrested on his arrival from Ahmedabad.