The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court has granted anticipatory bail to a man from Kanniyakumari district who had posted a morphed image of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Facebook.
Justice G.R. Swaminathan granted anticipatory bail to C. Jabin Charles of Kalkulam after he gave an undertaking that he would refrain from using social media for such activities. He also undertook to file an affidavit apologising for his act.
After he had posted a morphed image of the Prime Minister on Facebook, an FIR was registered against him by Kanniyakumari police based on a complaint.