MLA Jitendra Awhad gets threat on FB; 1 held

UNI
Monday, 16 July 2018

An activist of the Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) has been arrested for allegedly threatening NCP MLA Jitendra Awhad, police said on Monday.

Thane: An activist of the Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) has been arrested for allegedly threatening NCP MLA Jitendra Awhad, police said on Monday.

In a complaint by the office-bearer of NCP, the alleged accused posted objectionable matter on his Facebook account and abused the MLA saying Awhad should be killed then only Mumbra will improve.
As Jitendra Awhad represents an MLA of Mumbra-Kalwa constituency.

The arrested was identified as Mirza Rehan Azmi (30) and the matter was posted in his account. While another activist Rizwan Khan was also booked in this case.

An offence is registered under sections 500,501,506(2) of the IPC an also section 67 of the IT Act against two, police added. 

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