FIR against 8 Twitter handles in Unnao case: Yogi Adityanath Government Cracking Down on Social Media ‘offenders’

Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has started cracking down on social media ‘offenders’ in a big way. The Unnao police, on Sunday, lodged an FIR against eight Twitter handles and their users, on charges of spreading “misleading information” in connection with the recovery of the bodies of two minor girls in Baburha village of the district. Earlier, on Saturday, former MP and Congress leader, Udit Raj, had been booked by Unnao police for allegedly spreading misinformation through his tweet.