Twitter Defamation Indian journalist R Nadeswaran fined Rs.86 Lakh
By Malaysian Court
Last year in January Salim filed a defamation suit alleging that Nadeswaran had defamed him in a tweet on July 2010, implying that he concealed his heritage.
In another tweet he said that he was a land thief and that he was involved in illegal land deals.
A Malaysian court has ordered a senior ethnic Indian journalist R Nadeswaran known as Citizen Nades", to pay about Rs. 86 lakh in damages
to Mohamad Salim Fateh.
Din RM 300,000 in general damages and RM 200,000 in aggravated damages.
Judge Amelia Tee Hong Geok granted a total of RM 500,000 (about 86 Lakh rupees) in damages to Salim and granted an injunction to stop Nadeswaran from repeating the defamatory tweets.
Always be careful when you tweet something about someone
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Saturday, April 28, 2012
Tags – Defamation