A lady journalist has been booked by the Ghaziabad police on a slew of costs together with these of dishonest and cash laundering for allegedly elevating donations for Covid sufferers and flood victims in some jap states and misappropriating them.
Other costs that journalist Ayub Rana faces are prison breach of belief and dishonest by utilizing laptop assets beneath the Information Technology Act.
The FIR was lodged earlier this week on Tuesday.
City Superintendent of Police Gyanendra Singh mentioned the case is being investigated.
The police will take authorized motion in opposition to the journalist solely after investigating the case and discovering proof in opposition to her, he added.
Rana’s identify additionally figures in a current case of circulation of a purportedly pretend video by which a 72-year-old Bulandshahr resident had accused 4 males of beating him up and chopping his beard to pressure him to chant Jai shri Ram after abducting him.
The Ghaziabad police, nonetheless, had later discovered that the communal allegations made by the aged Muslim man had been false and he had made these allegations on the occasion of a political employee.