A 32-year-old man from Jayankondam, who is at present working in Dubai has been booked by the police for creating a Tik ToK video with derogatory remarks against a particular community.
The Aandimadam police in Ariyalur district registered a first information report (FIR) against K Dharmaraj of Thirukonam for verbally abusing members of another community through a Tik Tok video on Tuesday. Enraged by this, a group of people from the particular caste in the village complained to the village administrative officer (VAO) M Chidambaram. The VAO in turn filed a complaint with the police along with a compact disc of the video.
Investigation revealed that Dharmaraj has been working in Dubai for the past eight months. Police have registered a case on charges of attempting to cause disharmony among communities, intent to incite any class to commit offence against any other community of IPC and transmitting obscene material under the Information Technology Act 2000.