According to the police, a case has been registered under section 67 of the Information Technology Act, 2000, against the accused of using objectionable language against Chiranjeevi's son-in-law Kalyan Dev on photo-sharing app Instagram.
Rajesh Kumar, claimed to be convenor of legal cell of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Purvanchal Morcha in Delhi, told the court that he was shocked to see a tweet by Kejriwal saying that BJP members kept roaming around the country and raping Hindu girls.
Facebook estimates that the company, Social Media Series Limited, run by Arend Nollen, Leon Hedges and David Pasanen, earned around $9.4 million through such social media bot operations, that allowed users to buy between 50 and 2,000 fake Instagram likes for between $10 and $99 per week.
District Judge Olivia Low on Monday sentenced the woman, Chia Yun Ling, to 47 months in prison and ordered her to pay a fine. Her husband, Tay Wee Kiat, a former information technology manager, was jailed for 24 months.
Hostile speeches and abusive remarks, it is now pervasively believed, can make or break electoral verdicts. Whenever rival politicians indulge in a war of words, the public avidly tallies who ‘won’ or ‘lost’ each round.