Hisar, Sept. 12 -- Posting objectionable content on Facebook landed a naib tehsildar into jail.

The revenue official, identified as Sankalp Kumar, posted objectionable comments about his wife and her relatives after she refused to divorce him.

The Sirsa police had arrested Kumar and registered an FIR against him under Sections 498-A (husband of a woman subjecting her to cruelty), 506 (criminal intimidation) and 509 (word, gesture or act intended to insult the modesty of a woman) of the IPC and Section 67 of the IT Act.

Women police station in-charge Aruna Devi said the accused was arrested from Hisar and was produced before the court of chief judicial magistrate Babita Kumari, who sent him to judicial custody.HTC

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