Delhi man detained for threatening to kill PM Narendra Modi on phone call

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New Delhi : A 22-year-old man has been detained by Delhi Police after he made a phone call with a death threat to PM Narendra Modi.

According to the police, the man has been identified as Salman, he called the cops and issued the threat to kill the PM. Senior officers of Delhi Police are questioning him after his arrest by cops from northeast Delhi's Khajoori Khas police station.

Salman is a repeat offender and already has many cases running on him. Currently, he is out on bail. On asking why he made such a call. The man said that his intentions were clear, he wanted to return to the jail and he found out this could be a way.

In January last year, a man was arrested for allegedly issuing death threats to PM Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah. He had posted messages online against the implementation of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) and the proposed National Register of Citizens (NRC), the police said.