WhatsApp Chat Regarding Nirmala Sitharaman Killing – 2 Arrested:
On 17th September 2018, Monday the Police arrested two people allegedly planning to kill Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman. The police say that both were intoxicated and were talking on the Whatsapp. The Defense Minister went to Dharchula town of Uttarakhand on a tour of the city. On Sunday night at 9.30 pm, the police was alerted because of the Whatsapp message.
Pithoragarh SP Ramchandra Rajguru said that the case against both the accused has been registered under Section 506 of the Indian Penal Code and Section 66 of Information Technology. He said, “On Sunday night, we were alerted because of the conversation about killing the Defense Minister in a Whatsapp Group . We identified the two men who were talking about this and were arrested before they came here on Monday. ”
The police said, ‘The controversial message that an accused sent to another. It is written in that, I will shoot Siddaraman tomorrow, tomorrow will be his last day. ‘ The SP said that it is being investigated whether both have any old criminal records and they do not have weapons and ammunition. Administrators of the Whatsapp Group are also being investigated. The matter is under investigation now but at first sight it is believed that both were drinking and talking.
The Defense Minister visited Dharchula on Monday and visited the camp conducted by the Army. This camp was organized at the commemoration of the 68th birthday of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. PM Modi’s birthday was celebrated as service day