Hyderabad: Boy arrested for cyber stalking a girl

Hyderabad: Boy arrested for cyber stalking a girl
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Hyderabad: Bhanu Prakash, 21, an engineering student was arrested by the cyber crime police, Rachakonda. According to the police, He was arrested on grounds of outraging the modesty of a woman by causing her severe mental agony.

He cyber stalked the complainant and downloaded her profile pictures from Facebook and posted them on ‘Locanto’, a website.

“He uploaded the pictures on Locanto with the objectionable words like sex chat (`1,200) nudes (`200 per pic), direct sex (`5,000).” Asst. commissioner of police cybercrime, Rachakonda S. Harinath said.

He also posted her number on the website instigating unsolicited phone calls from strangers and plenty of WhatsApp messages at inappropriate times.

It all began after he was asked to leave the classroom by an assistant professor after the girl complained that he was not of the same class and an argument took place. Following which he bore a grudge on the complainant and decided to take revenge on her by defaming and harassing her on social media.”

He was traced and was arrested and sent to judicial custody, his mobile phone was also seized by the police. The case has been registered under Cr No. 45/2018 U/s 354 (D), 509 IPC & Section 66 (C ) of the IT Act.