EB Supporter Arrested For Threatening FB Post


Kolkata: Dipen Karmakar, a die heart fan of East Bengal, was arrested on Saturday from Naihati for trying to spread panic over Derby match through a post in social media.

Dipen Karmakar (24), posted and tried to spark controversy and panic with his facebook post. He even made offensive comments about the Mohun Bagan supporters and officials. Among all his posts made in social media, the most threatening was the post where he claimed to bring back 1980’s August 16. He also threatened to kill the Mohan Bagan supporters.

Anjan Mitra, secretary of Mohun Bagan club, filed a complaint against Dipen Karmakar at Lalbazar on August 2. Joint C.P Crime, Vishal Garg said that the issue being sensitive, special importance would be given and took the decision to arrest Dipen Karmakar. He was finally arrested on Saturday night from his house at Bijoy Nagar in Naihati

The police has seized one Samsung phone, two SIM cards and one 4GB Sandisk Micro SD card from Dipen.