Hyderabad: The Hyderabad Cyber Crime police have booked a case against BJP Spokesperson Nupur Sharma for making derogatory remarks against Prophet Mohammed (Peace Be Upon Him).
She made the blasphemous comments during a debate on a private television channel.
Following a complaint made by P Ravinder, sub inspector, Cyber Crime police, the Hyderabad Cyber Crime police invoked Sections 153 (A), 504, 505(2) and 506 of IPC against Sharma.
It is stated in the complaint that during a television debate show on May 27, Sharma made some derogatory comments against Prophet Mohammed (Peace Be Upon Him). Demanding action against Sharma and the news channel, the complaint stated, “The comments enraged and offended all Muslims as a community. Furthermore, she targeted beliefs and tenets of Islam with intention of creating disharmony, feelings of enmity, hatred and ill-will between Muslims and non-Muslims.”
Meanwhile, a case was also booked against AIMIM (Inquilab) party president Advocate Qavi Abbasi for threatening Nupur Sharma. A police constable of Hyderabad Cyber Crime police station made a complaint against him on the basis of which a case has been booked.