The police today lodged an FIR against a Twitter user over
abusive tweets about Kashmiri Muslims and asked the social media service for more details.
He said an FIR has been registered at Kothi Bagh police station.
Sources said the case has been registered against Ashish Kaul, who works with the India branch of an international management consultancy service.
His posts drew strong criticism from several other Twitter users with some asking the company to sack him.
Kaul's account has now been taken off Twitter but screenshots of his posts are still being circulated online.