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  India   Crime  17 May 2017  UP: Man accused of rape, posts victim's indecent photo on social media; held

UP: Man accused of rape, posts victim's indecent photo on social media; held

PTI
Published : May 17, 2017, 1:32 pm IST
Updated : May 17, 2017, 1:32 pm IST

The woman had accused Babu of raping her. Since then, the accused had been mounting pressure on her to withdraw the complaint.

The woman, in her complaint, alleged that she had filed a private complaint against the accused in a local court. (Representational image/File)
 The woman, in her complaint, alleged that she had filed a private complaint against the accused in a local court. (Representational image/File)

Muzaffarnagar (UP): A 25-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly posting on the social media the objectionable photo of a woman, who had alleged him of raping
her, at Charthawan town in the district, police said on Wednesday.

The accused, identified as one Babu, was arrested on Tuesday under provisions of the Information Technology Act, SHO Sanjiv Sharma said.

 

The woman, in her complaint, alleged that she had filed a private complaint against the accused in a local court.

In her complaint, she had accused Babu of raping her. Since then, the accused had been mounting pressure on her to withdraw the complaint.

When the woman refused, Babu posted her objectionable photo on the social media, Sharma said, adding they have initiated a probe into the matter, he said.

Tags: social media, rape accused, objectionable picture
Location: India, Uttar Pradesh, Muzaffarnagar