The Andhra Pradesh police have detained popular political satirist Ravi Kiran for his cartoon after a complaint made by MLA Anitha. She stated that Ravi Kiran posted a derogatory cartoon of her.
Kiran, who is the administrator of the Facebook page Political Punch, was picked up from Vizag after SC/ST atrocity case filed by Anitha. A case under sections 292, 509, section 6 and section 3 of SC/ST law.
Speaking to media before his arrested, Ravikiran said he never posted any contest with an intention to insult or humiliate anyone individually.
Earlier Inturi Ravi Kiran was held for his ‘derogatory’ illustration of chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu and his son and IT minister Nara Lokesh.