Subsequently, several women, who were part of the WhatsApp group, registered a complaint with the police.
Chhattisgarh: A Congress leader in Chhattisgarh’s Bilaspur district was arrested on Thursday for allegedly sharing an obscene video on a WhatsApp group.
Police said that Pawan Dubey, joint secretary of Bilaspur district unit, allegedly shared a porn video on a WhatsApp group on Friday along with a comment saying, “first trend arriving from Kashmir after the Article 370 was scrapped”.
Prashant Agarwal, SP Bilaspur said, “On Thursday evening, on basis of the complaint of women leaders we have arrested the accused.”
Subsequently, several women, who were part of the WhatsApp group, registered a complaint with the police, reported Hindustan Times.
Dubey was booked under section 292 of the IPC (showing obscene material) and provisions of Information Technology (IT) Act.