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Andhra Pradesh: 3 more arrested for posts on judiciary on social media 

Times of India | 14/02/2022 09:23 AM | Click to read full article

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) arrested three more persons including the standing counsel of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council ( APLC ) for allegedly making derogatory and defamatory comments against judiciary and judges of the AP high court.

The CBI took over the investigation from the Crime Investigation Department (CID) following a direction from the high court. The CBI had registered 12 FIRs and initially named 16 persons as accused.