Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police today arrested a 23-year-old youth on charges of capturing obscene moments of a woman during a video call and sending the same to another person, who happens to be the friend of the woman’s husband.
The incident came to fore after the city-based woman lodged a complaint with Airport police station here in this regard yesterday.
Accused Atanu Priyadarshi Senapati, a resident of Mahatab Road under Lingaraj police limits, was the driver of the woman.
As per the complaint, Atanu had made a video call with the woman and recorded obscene moments during the call. He later sent the recorded video to a friend of the woman’s husband, who started blackmailing her demanding money and sexual favour.
Acting on the FIR, the Airport police lodged a case and arrested the driver under Sections 292,292 A, 354 C, 385 and 506 of IPC and 66 E, 67, 67 A of IT Act and produced him before court.