Five held for sharing child pornography through WhatsApp

Thane (Maha), Aug 3 (PTI): | Publish Date: 8/4/2018 3:57:44 AM IST

 Five persons have been detained in the district for allegedly watching and circulating child pornography through WhatsApp, the police today said.

A case has been registered under the relevant sections of the Information Technology Act at Navghar police station, said Additional Superintendent of Police Atul Kulkarni. 
The detained persons -- three of whom are under 18 -- were allegedly part of some WhatsApp groups where videos clips of child pornography were shared and downloaded, he said. 
Police were looking for administrators of these groups, he said.
The probe began when parents of one of the youths detained in the case saw him watching porn clips on his mobile phone, and approached police. A local police official said the video clips appeared to be mostly of foreign origin.

Launched on December 3,1990. Nagaland Post is the first and highest circulated newspaper of Nagaland state. Nagaland Post is also the first newspaper in Nagaland to be published in multi-colour.

Desk:+91-3862-248 489, e-mail: Fax: +91-3862-248 500
Advt.:+91-3862-2482 267,



Join us on

© Nagaland Post 2018. All Rights are Reserved
Designed by : 4C Plus