Anjuna: One Nacellis Noronha has been arrested by Anjuna police for posting derogatory remarks against Maratha leader Chatrapathi Shivaji Maharaj.
The Shiv Jayanti was observed throughout the State on February 19 and was telecast live on social media.
Nacellis Noronha had posted a derogatory comment on the post.
The press note by Anjuna police said that on 21.02.2021 Premanand Arol Sanghatana, Sioilm, Bardez Goa lodged complaint against Nacellis Noronha for posting vulgar comment against Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on the facebook thereby hurting the religious sentiments.
In this connection registered Anjuna PS Cr. No. 29/2021 U/s 295( A) IPC.
Accused Nacellis S/o Jose Noronha, age 32 yrs r/o H. No. 946, Tarchi Bhat, Siolim, Bardez Goa is arrested and is in Police Custody.
Further investigation is in progress with PSI Akshay Parsekar of Anjuna Police Station.