Assistant professor in Tamil Nadu held for derogatory post against VCK chief Thirumavalavan

A 30-year-old man was arrested on charges of posting a derogatory message on social media against VCK leader Thirumavalavan.

Published: 23rd May 2020 09:07 PM  |   Last Updated: 23rd May 2020 09:07 PM   |  A+A-

VCK chief Thol Thirumavalavan

VCK chief Thol Thirumavalavan (Photo | EPS)


NAGAPATTINAM: A 30-year-old man was arrested here on Saturday on charges of posting a derogatory message on social media against Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK) leader Thol Thirumavalavan, police said.

The man, a resident of Thillaiyadi village near Porayar in Nagapattinam, is working as an assistant professor in a private polytechnic college in the district, they said.

Police acted on a complaint made by Stalin, a district level leader of the VCK .

The man has been remanded to judicial custody, police added.

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