Taran Kaur Dhillon popularly known by her rapper name Hard Kaur has been booked under various sections of the Indian Penal Code including sedition for posts on social media sharply criticizing Uttar Pradesh chief minister Adityanath and RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat.
She has been charged under sections 124A (sedition), 153A (promoting enmity among different groups on ground of religion, etc), 500 (defamation), 505 (statements conducing to public mischief) of IPC, according to the Times of India.
In one of her Facebook posts, Kaur addressed Yogi as a rapist and also blamed the RSS for Hemant Karkare's death. She also accused RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat of numerous terrorist attacks in India including the 26/11 Mumbai and the Pulwama.
Reportedly, lawyer Shashank Shekhar filed the complaint because he was deeply hurt by Kaur’s comments.
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