The Indore Police has lodged a case against a Facebook user for posting a morphed photo of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
According to reports, a Facebook user whose profile name is Balmukund Singh Gautam had posted a photo of PM Modi wearing a skull cap at an event organised by the Dawoodi Bohra community in Indore on September 14.
Palasia Police Station in-charge Ajit Singh Bais said on Friday that an FIR has been registered under IPC section 505 (2) (public mischief) and sections of the Information Technology Act on the complaint of local BJP leader Shankar Lalwani.
Lalwani said in his complaint that PM Modi had not worn any kind of cap during the program.
The Cyber Cell of the police is ascertaining who is the person behind this Facebook profile.
PM Modi had participated in Ashara Murbaraka, a program of the Dawoodi Bohra community, at Saifi Mosque in Indore.
(With inputs from PTI)