Bengaluru Court sentences man to 10 years in jail under UAPA for pro-ISIS tweets

Mehdi Masroor Biswas, originally from Kolkata, was arrested by the Bengaluru Police in 2014 for running a Twitter account that posted several tweets supporting the ideology of the Islamic State (ISIS).
City Civil Court Bengaluru
City Civil Court Bengaluru

A special court in Bengaluru recently found a man guilty of running a Twitter handle to promote the ideology of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and sentenced him to ten years of imprisonment for offences under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA).

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