Sources in the state police department told reporters that the counter intelligence wing of the CID here registered the FIR against Ramesh Khazanche, a migrant Kashmiri Pandit scribe living in New Delhi, for posting inflammatory, defamatory and malicious content on his Facebook account.

"Yes, an FIR has been lodged against the accused for posting inflammatory, defamatory and malicious content on his Facebook account that could stoke passions in the state," a senior police officer told reporters here. Reports also said Khazanche was being picked up for interrogation by the sleuths of the state CID on Wednesday.

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