A reporter from a YouTube information channel has been arrested for allegedly making an attempt to disrupt concord between two communities, the Darbhanga police mentioned on Monday.
The arrest got here after sure anti-social components compromised the law-and-order scenario within the space, and two channels on YouTube aired ‘floor stories’ allegedly perpetrating deceptive and objectionable content material, the police mentioned.
An incident occurred in Shivdhara bazaar locality in Darbhanga on July 23.
The workplace of the senior superintendent of police mentioned in an official assertion on Monday, indicating that YouTube ‘reporter’ Ajay Kumar, who hails from Ijra village below Rahika police station in Madhubani, was arrested for spreading deceptive and objectionable content material by means of his channel.
The police examined the content material of the alleged information channels and located that the movies showcased hostility and makes an attempt to disrupt concord between two communities.
Consequently, a criticism was filed towards each the channels on the cyber police station below related sections of the Indian Penal Code and the IT Act.