Indore police books comedian Munawar Faruqui for allegedly insulting Hindu deities
Indore police arrested comedian Munawar Faruqui for allegedly hurting religious sentiments by making derogatory comments about Hindu deities.
The FIR was filed on the complaint of Eklavya Singh Gaur, the chief of Hindutva group Hind Rakshak Sangathan.
Gaur is the son of Bharatiya Janata Party legislator Malini Gaur.
Eklavya Singh Gaur said, "We came to know about the program of a comedian named Munawar Farooqui.
We reached there The Hindu deities were being mocked there.
We also made a video of him.
We brought them to the police station.
FIRs have been filed against the accused in various sections."