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Man arrested for creating fake Facebook profile of BJP leader

Press Trust of India  |  Khandwa (MP) 

The city police have arrested a 27-year-old man for allegedly creating a fake profile of chief Nandkumar Singh Chauhan, and posting indecent messages through it.

Superintendent of Police Navneet Bhasin said Saket Dixit, the accused, was arrested yesterday under the Act, following a complaint by local leader Sunil Jain.

"The accused was also using a SIM card obtained in another person's name. The SIM card, a computer and some other equipment was seized from Dixit's possession," he said.

A case was registered at Kotwali police station and further probe was on, he added.

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First Published: Wed, August 09 2017. 19:07 IST