A minority youth had to languish in jail for over a month; for his objectionable fb posts

A youth had to languish 42 days in prison merely because he made fun of ‘river Ganga as living being’ and Ayodhya dispute. The youth from Uttar Pradesh had posted his sarcasm on his facebook page after which the UP police lodged him in jail assuming these posts as criminal in nature. The 18-year old had to sustain prison sentence of 42 days with worst with criminals only because of his facebook post. He said that even going to toilet was something for which he had to pay in money, that is how much he suffered. Police had booked him under relevant sections of IT act along with some other sections as well. His case was eventually taken up by Bhim Army Defence Committee.

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