28-year-old man from Jabalpur got arrested for posting morphed photos of Prime Minister Modi on social media,sources said that he has been arrested in Madhya Pradesh for allegedly posting morphed photographs of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and obscene comments on a social media platform, police said on Sunday.

Parvez Alam, aged around 28, has been booked under Indian Penal Code Sections 292 (sale of obscene books, etc), 504 (intentional insult with intent to provoke breach of peace) and the Information Technology Act Section 67 (publishing or transmitting obscene material in electronic form), Gohalpur police inspector informed.

On 12 July, Sartaj Alam lodged a police complaint against Parvez Alam, accusing the person for uploading morphed pics of prime minister with obscene comments on Facebook.