Haryana Man Arrested For Provocative Comments Against Nupur Sharma

Haryana Man Arrested for Provocative Comments Against Nupur Sharm

Nuh police have taken the suspect into custody. He was booked for allegedly declaring a reward worth Rs 2 Crore for cutting Nupur Sharma’s tongue during a debate on TV about Prophet Mohammad.

After a video purportedly showing the Salaheri resident declaring his reward, Irshad Pradhan, the accused was arrested on Thursday.

We are currently interrogating him. He will be taken on police remand to questioning once he is presented before a judge on Saturday,” Varun Singhal, Senior Superintendent, Police, Nuh stated on Friday.

Pradhan allegedly offered the reward for Sharma to cut off his tongue to YouTubers. The video had been widely shared via social media and tension was erupting in the region.