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Rumour: 3 more arrested in B’lore

Karnataka police arrested three more persons on Saturday for spreading rumours about attacks on north east people. This has taken the total number of those detained in this connection so far to 16. Anees Pasha, Tseen Nawaz and Shahid Salman Khan were arrested under IPC section 153 (A) (spreading enmity among various communities) by spreading rumours through email and SMS. Police seized four mobile phones, two computers and a laptop from their possession. So far 15 cases had been registered in connection with the rumour mongering.

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