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Two held for spreading rumours about braid chopping in UP

Two persons have been arrested in Uttar Pradesh’s Sambhal for allegedly spreading rumours about braid chopping.

india Updated: Aug 05, 2017 15:07 IST
The men were arrested for allegedly spreading rumours about braid chopping.
The men were arrested for allegedly spreading rumours about braid chopping.(Representative image)

Two persons have been arrested in Uttar Pradesh’s Sambhal for allegedly spreading rumours about braid chopping, police said on Saturday.

Bhikan and Nand Kishore were arrested late last night from Jeroi Hayatnagar village for spreading rumours about the braid of a 10-year-old girl being chopped off, police officials said.

A case has also been registered against the duo, in- charge of Bahjoi police station Braj Mohan Giri said.

Superintendent of Police, Sambhal, Ravi Shankar Chhabi said strict action will be initiated against those indulging in spreading rumours.