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satirist arrested for post against cm naidu

Tollywood | Published:November 30, -0001, 12:00 AM HMT

The AP Police on Friday detained the administrative  of Political Punch, a facebook page on the charges of posting an derogatory post on Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council. The FB page administrator is identified as I Ravi Kiran and he has taken into Custody in Hyderabad at  around 3.30 am.

Ravi Kiran works as a techie and runs a Facebook page titled "Political punch", is known for his political satires.

Assembly Secretary Satyanarayan Rao filed the complaint  against him at Thullur policy station  and Kiran was picked up from Hyderabad for his derogatory cartoon  showing a nude lady with  AP CM Chandrababu Naidu and his son and Legislative Council and newly elected MLC Nara Lokesh. His Facebook page Political Punch carries political satires mostly critical of Chandrababu Naidu, Nara Lokesh and TDP Government.

The complaint said that he  had received a Whatsapp message which has AP Legislative Council building and two photographs  of Naidu and Nara Lokesh. It had an ugly picture and captions downgrading the prestige and decency of upper House.

Recently Nara Lokesh asked his party leaders to take legal actions against those are tarnishing the image of the party on Social media.

The FB page, with posts targeting the ruling TDP, Chandrababu Naidu and Lokesh, had over 90,000 followers.

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