Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir police on Thursday arrested two persons for uploading ‘obscene’ pictures of a woman on social media in South Kashmir.
According to a press release, “Awantipora Police took cognizance on a complaint received by Police Station Khrew from the family of a female that some miscreants have uploaded her obscene pictures on social media which poses intimidation to her modesty,”
A spokesman said that Police arrested two individuals identified as Yaqoob Ahmad Khanday and Mohd Qasim Ahanger both residents of Wuyan area of Khrew, “They have been shifted to Police Station Khrew where they remain in custody,”
Case FIR Number 25/2020 under relevant sections of law stands registered in Police Station Khrew and investigation has been initiated.
“Persons found indulging in any criminal activities shall be dealt as per law. Community members are requested to share information regarding the social crimes in their neighbourhood with the local police units.”