Mumbai: A lawyer has been arrested by the Mumbai police for spreading false news about the deaths of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput and his former manager Disha Salian. The Mumbai Police Cyber Crime Branch has directly arrested Delhi lawyer Vibhor Anand. Anand is claiming to be a lawyer. He is accused of posting controversial posts and videos on social media in the Sushant Singh suicide case against Yuva Sena leader Aditya Thackeray and others. Anand’s Twitter account has also been suspended.
Anand had allegedly posted a video on YouTube linking the statements of Maharashtra Cabinet Minister Aditya Thackeray and Home Minister Anil Deshmukh to Sushant and Disha’s death. In this video of Anand, Disha Salian was claimed to have been gang-raped before she was killed. Anand had named several Bollywood personalities and a leader from Maharashtra in the case.
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The action taken by the police is said to be for spreading false news and posting hate speech on social media platforms. Disha Salian had committed suicide by jumping from a building in Malad, Mumbai. Her future husband was living in this building.
Police custody until October 19
According to the police, Vibher Anand (31) was constantly writing false and vulgar posts on social media despite warnings from the city court. He was also making serious allegations against several persons. Police have arrested him from his residence in Delhi. He was brought to Mumbai late on Thursday night. Vibhor has been remanded in police custody till October 19. A case has been registered against him.
Anand’s lawyer said the crime filed by the police was politically motivated. My Ashila had only expressed his thoughts. The Bombay Civil Court had ordered the deletion of the disputed post.
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