Delhi Police books man for malicious FB live on Pulwama
NEW DELHI: Delhi Police has registered a case under relevant sections of law against one Avi Dandiya, in connection with a video featuring a fake, edited and doctored audio clip posted by him on social media with the intention to create mistrust among the citizens against the defence forces and the top executive and defame them.
A Facebook Live posted by one Avi Dandiya, where he claims that the Pulwama attack was allegedly orchestrated within the country by a political party and has received over a million views in less than 24 hours. In the Facebook live video, Dandiya presents an audio clip allegedly of the top executives with malicious contents about the Pulwama attack.
Avi Dandiya twitter profile with 11 thousand 300 followers describes him as "Founder, Team Clean Jaipur; Member, MohabbatKeDange/ Riots of love; and Founder, Screams of Soul. Largest NRI initiative during Uttrakhand disaster".
Avi Dandiya's Twitter account shows that he resides in the United States of America.
Dandiya's Facebook live was picked up from various Pakistani websites. "When the matter was brought to the notice of the Delhi Police, a case under relevant sections was registered against the man," said Anil Mittal, Additional PRO Delhi Police.