Teacher arrested for posting derogatory comment against PM Modi

Abdus Subhan

Goalpara, October 29: A Hindi teacher of Lakhipur HS School, Goalpara was arrested today for posting derogatory comments against Prime Minister Narendra Modi on social media platform Facebook.

The teacher Abu Taleb had posted that “Voting for Narender Modi’s BJP candidate and garlanding a dog is the same thing”.

Taking cognizance of the matter, Nripen Das Inspector of Schools, Goalpara filed an FIR with the Superintendent of Police of the district.

Requesting the SP to take action against the accused teacher, the FIR also states the Facebook post as unfair and unexpected against the “Hon’ble” Prime Minister.

Nripen in an order further placed the accused teacher Taleb under suspension with immediate effect pending department proceeding.

On the other hand an FIR was also lodged by BJP Lakhipur unit President Saddam Hussain in this regard.