2 Arrested For Spreading Rumours On Jayalalitha’s Health


Chennai: The cyber cell of the Chennai City Police arrested 2 more persons on Thursday for spreading rumours on Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalitha’s health in the social platform.

T. Maniselvam (28), a bank staff in Ottapidaram, Thoothukudi district, and S. Balasundaram(48), an employee of a private firm in Pammal, has been spreading false and malicious rumours about Jayalalitha’s health since few days on the social media. The Greater Chennai Police had already received atleast 50 complaints on this issue. Following this cases were registered and investigations began and arrested them.

On Monday, the police had arrested K. Sathish Kumar of Thiruchengodu and P. Madasamy of Madurai on similar charges