Cuttack: The Lalbag police of the Twin City Commissionerate today filed a charge sheet at the Cuttack SDJM court against controversial social activist Jayant Das for posting defamatory remarks against Lord Jagannath and Gajapati King Dibyasingha Deb on Facebook.
Talking to reporters, Government Advocate Biswajeep Baral informed that Jayant has been charged under Section 292, 295 (A), 504 of IPC and under Section 67 also of the Information Technology Act. The case against Jayant Das was filed by lawyer Jayshankar Acharya. The hearing in the case will start very soon, the Government Advovate added.
The controversial social activist Jayant Das has already been sentenced to six years of imprisonment in another case of cyber stalking by the Puri SDJM court. The case is said to be the first conviction in a cyber porn case in the state.
He was convicted for trolling, sending obscene messages to defame and causing mental harassment to a lady by posting her personal details on a pornographic website.