Bengaluru: An FIR has been registered against Congress president Sonia Gandhi in Shivamogga, Karnataka over Congress party’s tweet on PM-CARES fund. Besides, the Congress chief, the FIR has been registered against some other Congress leaders as well.
According to the reports, Praveen KV, an advocate by profession, has registered a case against Gandhi and other Congress leaders following which the FIR was registered. The complainant has alleged that the Congress had on May 11 posted false and baseless information regarding PM-CARES fund on its Twitter handle.
While demanding action against the Congress chief, the complainant said the twitter handle is operated from the national capital and alleged that Sonia Gandhi has been putting out tweets against the prime minister and misleading the people.
The reports further say that a case has been file under the IPC Sections 153 and 505 against the Congress chief and other leaders of the grand old party.