Stickers have been designed “with the only intention to incite” Hindu community, BJP leader said in his complaint.
BJP leader Delhi Manish Singh has filed a complaint to the Delhi police on Tuesday to describe the god of Shiva in the “bad taste” in one of the gifs where Shiva can be seen with a glass of alcohol on one side and mobile on the other side. The BJP leader said that Delhi police did not take any action against Instagram because “hurt Sentiment” Hinduism, he would go to the Instagram office and launch sit-ins until the sticker was pulled and the apology was tendered.
Deputy Police Commissioner (New Delhi) Deepak Yadav said, “We have received complaints and investigations have begun. All aspects of complaints are being verified and looking at. Until now, no first information report (FIR) has been registered.”
GIF will promote disharmony, hatred and hostility, complainants.
“See Instagram courage. This has dared to show Mahadev with a glass of alcohol on one side and mobile in the other. Instagram must pay the price for this. I have filed a complaint to Delhi police. If needed, I will go to the Instagram office and protest,” The BJP leader said on Twitter, posted a complaint letter.
ये @instagram का साहस देखिए। महादेव की तस्वीर को किस रूप में दिखा रहा है, एक हाथ मे शराब और दूसरे हाथ में मोबाईल। इंस्टाग्राम को इसका परिणाम भुगतना पड़ेगा। @DelhiPolice को इस मामले की शिकायत की है, और आवश्यकता पड़ने पर इंस्टाग्राम के कार्यालय पर भी धावा बोला जाएगा। @rsprasad pic.twitter.com/raG0iXE7s8
— Manish Singh (@MSinghBJP) June 8, 2021
“Lord Shiva was respected by millions and millions of Hindus as the highest god … by the way GIF above, the defendant intentionally and deliberately hurt the feelings and sentiments of millions and millions of Hindus, including the reporter … GIF has been done with the only one The intention to incite followers of the Hindu community and in the process of promoting disharmony, hatred and hostility, “said the complaint urging Delhi police to submit a case against Instagram CEO and other officials under Section 153A. and 295A from the Indian punishment code.
Instagram is a social media and video-based video platform, which was launched in 2010, in 2012, Facebook acquired Instagram.