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November 15, 1961 |
Alibagh, Distt. Raigarh (Maharashtra)
|Political party||Shiv Sena|
Sanjay Raut a politician from Shiv Sena party who is a Member of the Parliament of India representing Maharashtra in the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Indian Parliament. He is also the Executive Editor of Marathi Newspaper "Samana" which is published by Bal Thackeray, the Shivsena party leader.
After the arrest of the two girls who posted and liked a comment on Facebook, he justified saying "We support the police's action, the Facebook comments could have led to a law and order situation."
- "Facebook arrest row: We support police action against women, says Shiv Sena". Abhinav Bhatt (NDTV). 2012-11-20. Retrieved 2012-11-20.