Political commentator Kishore K Swamy arrested

Political commentator Kishore K Swamy was arrested for his defamatory comments against Chief Minister M K Stalin, former Chief Ministers M Karunanidhi and Annadurai.

Sources said that police have booked him on various charges including provocation with intent to cause riots.

It may be noted that The Trichy police on Friday arrested Duraimurugan, host of the YouTube channel Sattai, for allegedly threatening to attack a person for posting content criticising late Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) chief V Prabhakaran on social media.

DMK lawyers’ wing secretary of Thiruvidaimaruthur on Friday filed a complaint against Duraimurugan for allegedly producing a ‘slanderous’ video against former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi.