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FIR against organisers of Jignesh Mevani-Umar Khalid event

ANI  |  New Delhi [India] 

An FIR has been filed against the organisers of 'Elgaar Parishad' an event where leader and and University (JNU) student leader gave speech on December 31 in

The case has been registered under the section 153 A, 505(1) (B), and 117, 34 of (IPC).

However, earlier on January 5, denied of making in

Addressing a press conference, said, "Not even a single word of my speech was inflammatory or provocative."

An F.I.R. was registered against Mevani and Khalid in on Thursday under sections 153(A), 505 and 117 of the (IPC).

The F.I.R. was registered after two complainants -- and - approached police and alleged Mevani and Khalid had made "provocative" comments in the event organised to commemorate

The leader alleged that the 'false' F.I.R. is the brainchild of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and the (BJP).

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First Published: Mon, January 08 2018. 23:17 IST