Raichur: Police have arrested a BJP activist in connection with a derogatory WhatsApp post against Muslim women.
The accused, Raju Tambake, a BJP activist from Lingasugur town had on his WhatsApp status put up a post depicting ‘Muslim women as machines for producing babies’.
As the post went viral, several Muslims staged a protest in front of the police station on Thursday night demanding immediate arrest of the accused.
DSP Venugopal pacified the protestors and assured them of action against the accused.
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A case has been registered against Raju and he was arrested by the police at 3 am.