• i posted an incident on facebook . they file a case against me .

sir, i have come across an incident and put it on facebook . i provide complete details with photos. at below link
( https://www.facebook.com/WingsOfFireNGO/photos/a.704078319655577.1073741831.579851062078304/704078422988900/?type=1&theater; )
now the police called me and said they would put a case on me under IT act and send me to jail if i donot remove the post. please let me know what type of action could they take if i dont remove the post. thank you
Asked 3 years ago in Civil Law from Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
remove the post immediatedly if you dont want police to file case against you . it is necessary to go through the post made by you on face book to determine what action can be taken under provisions of IT act
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If the information you have posted is informative and in larger public interest then you cannot be booked under any law. Consult a lawyer personally and apprise him of the facts in a chronological order so that he may acquaint you with the legal repercussions, if any, which might flow out from this post.
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you have merely in your post  on FB pointed out police apathy in lodging police complaint and taking action against wrong doers . no offence under IT Act has been committed by you .
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Do no remove the post. You have given a true account of an incident wherein police did not take action in spite of a complaint filed to it which disclosed the violation of law. So you cannot be booked under any law. Immediately issue a lawyer's notice to police.
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1. The has been no offence committed by you in posting those information with photographs for public interest as per I.T.Act or any other Act,

2. Now, try to take audio/video clippings of police threatenings & post the same in the same thread,

3. Polixcce is trying to terrorise you for removing those posts,

4. Do not remove those posts rather convert it to a movement against police atrocity.
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