Madras High Court quashes FIR against man booked for calling Late Gen. Bipin Rawat “mercenary of fascists"

Though the ingredients of cognisable offences were found to have been unfulfilled, the Court found the actions of the petitioner not in consonance with Tamil culture.
Madras High Court and General Bipin Rawat
Madras High Court and General Bipin Rawat

The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court quashed a first information report (FIR) registered against a man for a Facebook post labelling late Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Bipin Rawat mercenary of the fascists” [G. Sivarajaboopathi v. The State].

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