SRINAGAR: In a recent development, Counter Intelligence Kashmir (CIK) has apprehended a social media user for disseminating offensive and abusive material directed at the late Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Humayun Muzammil, who lost his life during an encounter in Kokernag area of Anantnag, on September 13, 2023.
According to an official statement, the individual in question, operating on Instagram, was not only found posting derogatory content about DySP Humayun Muzammil but was also discovered to be sharing content that romanticised terrorism, issued threats against security forces, and engaged in derogatory name-calling.
The detained individual has been identified as Irfan Malik, a 43-year-old operator employed by Justdial. He is the son of Ab Rashid Malik and resides in Chotta Bazar, Srinagar.
Irfan Malik has been taken into custody and is facing charges under relevant legal provisions as outlined in FIR No. 07/2023 of the Police Station CID CIK. The FIR is currently under investigation, focusing on various activities such as the misuse of social media, threats against security personnel, and the promotion of terrorist activities.