Muzaffarnagar (UP), Jan 29 (PTI) An FIR has been registered against state secretary of Hindu Yuva Vahini (HYV) for allegedly making an objectionable comment against a particular community during a Tiranga Yatra at Budhana town in the district on Republic Day, police said here. Also Read - Republic Day Violence: Delhi Court Sends Actor-Activist Deep Sidhu To 14-Day Judicial Custody

A case was registered yesterday against Narendra Pratap Tomar under various sections of IPC, said SHO, Budhana police station, Prabhakar Kaitura. Also Read - 'Reflects Your Love For Nation': PM Modi Sends Letter of Praise to Dubai Boy Who Made His Portrait

It is alleged that during the Tiranga Yatra, Tomar has made “objectionable” comments against a particular community, hurting religious sentiments. Also Read - Republic Day Violence: Man Seen Swinging Swords at Red Fort Arrested

The action was taken when his statement was posted on social media.

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