Creating ill-will against CMO will not amount to creating enmity between two groups under Section 153A: Andhra Pradesh High Court

Justice R Raghunandan Rao quashed criminal proceedings against a local journalist, who was booked for allegedly attempting to create ill-will between two groups and also for trying to bring disrepute to the CM's office.
Justice R Raghunandan Rao and Andhra Pradesh HC
Justice R Raghunandan Rao and Andhra Pradesh HC

The Andhra Pradesh High Court recently held that creating ill-will against the Chief Minister's Office (CMO) will not amount to an offence of promoting enmity between different groups under Section 153A of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) [Kollu Ankababu vs Tirupathi Ramesh].

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