Two different communities protest against Facebook post

Protestors belonging to two communities demonstrated outside a police station in Miranpur town.

Last Updated: Aug 24, 2013, 15:30 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar: Protestors belonging to two communities demonstrated outside a police station in Miranpur town in the district after some allegedly objectionable pictures were uploaded on Facebook by a youth.

Tension prevailed in the town after thousands of people belonging to two communities protested separately against the incident.

A suspect Yusuf Kureshi has been arrested in this connection, Senior Superintendent of Police Manzil Saini told reporters here today.

The protestors were demanding that the guilty be punished, he said, adding that security has been tightened and extra police has been deployed in the town.
PTI