Beltangady: Facebook Post on Woman Lands Muguli Resident behind Bars

Beltangady: Rising cases of abuse of the social media to settle personal scores have been a matter of concern in the recent years.

It has been repeatedly highlighted in these columns as to how the Internet and the social media are being abused by anti-social characters to serve their motives and settle old scores rather than promoting public good. The fact that the tracing of the culprits is a time-consuming process is being taken advantage of by more and more such people.


As a fresh warning to those who indulge in such activities, the police have arrested one Premchandra, a resident of Muguli here, for posting indecent and derogatory comments on a young woman, hailing from Kundapur.

The Fraser Town police, who are investigating the case, have taken him to Bengaluru for further questioning and further proceedings. The courts will remain closed up to Tuesday. The offence being bailable, what action the police would take is being watched.

Shameless acts of the spineless:

Mangaluru: 17-year-old Girl from City Complains of Facebook Abuse

Mangaluru: Complaint over Facebook Slur on Sharan Pumpwell and Others

Puttur: Student Booked for Derogatory Post on Prophet in Social Media

Sullia: Slur against CM on WhatsApp – Complaint against Revenue Dept Employee

Bangalore: Facebook Slur – V R Bhat Reportedly Absconding – Four Police Teams on Manhunt

Mangalore: Malicious Facebook Post against Activist N Prabha Draws Statewide Flak

Mangaluru: Facebook Abuse: Complaint Filed against 3 for Libellous Comments against

Bengaluru: Facebook Slur – Dinesh Amin Mattu Files Complaint to Police

Mulki: College Lecturer with No Account Becomes Victim of Fake Facebook Profile

Kundapur: Journalist Complaints against Duo for Libellous Post in Facebook

Mangalore: Facebook Abuse – False News about Jesuit Priest’s Demise Circulated

Udupi: Another Cybercrime SurFaces – Man Booked for Fake Profile

Mangalore: Complaint Filed against Duo for Uploading Malicious Material on Facebook

Mangalore: ‘Fakebook’ Profiles Continue to be Created

Kundapur: Another Case of ‘Fakebook’ Profile Reported

Manipal: Ugly Face of Cybercrime – Woman Complains of Facebook Impersonation

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