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Ahmednagar constable suspended for criticising PM Modi: Police

A police constable in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar district was suspended for allegedly criticising Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a WhatsApp post.

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Ahmednagar Published on: October 16, 2017 10:53 IST
Ahmednagar constable suspended for criticising PM Modi
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A Maharashtra police constable was suspended for allegedly criticising Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a WhatsApp post, police said on Sunday. 

Ramesh Shinde is posted as a bodyguard of Congress MLA and former minister Balasaheb Thorat, they said. Shinde, allegedly criticised Modi in a WhatsApp post recently, police said. 

The matter was taken seriously and an inquiry has been ordered, they said. 

"The action was taken against Shinde yesterday after a detailed inquiry by the district police's cyber cell," Ranjankumar Sharma, Superintendent of Police, Ahmednagar, told PTI. 

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