However, the police clarified that he has been arrested for his previous post. There was also derogatory remarks in it, but it came to light when the latest comment came out.
A release from the Cyber Crime Cell said the accused has been identified as Shivbhai Ram, a resident of Bherai village in Rajula taluka of Amreli district in Gujarat.
The release, however, did not mention anything about his alleged remarks against General Rawat. General Rawat was killed along with 12 others in a helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday.
The charges against the accused under section 153-A of promoting enmity between different groups and indulging in malicious acts with intent to outrage religious feelings by insulting religion under section 295-A of the IPC, the release said. has been arrested in
Assistant Commissioner of Police Jitendra Yadav said, “The accused came on our radar after sharing some derogatory posts on General Bipin Rawat. Upon scanning his timeline, we came to know that he had earlier shared objectionable posts about Hindu gods and goddesses. He also used derogatory words for elected representatives in an old post on his Facebook.
After registering the FIR, the officers of the Cyber Crime Cell have brought the accused youth from his native place Amreli and brought him here.
The police officer said investigation has revealed that Ram has political ambitions and wants to be in the limelight by sharing objectionable posts.