Team of SIT busted the Prolonged mastermind behind the Pornographic website
By The Space
ITANAGAR: Lately, a morphed image of an Arunachalee lady used illegally in a pornography site came to the surface wherein the Special Investigation Team (Crime) of the Arunachal Pradesh police cracked it down and has arrested the mastermind behind the pornographic website.
Why On News?
The team of Police headed by Inspector Chapang Lowang took the case stupendously. The Police found out that the Desimashala.org where the pornographic content was added was run from the Delhi NCR. The victim who is an Arunachalee reported a mental trauma that she has been facing due to this unprecedented event.
The case tends to be from the year 2018 wherein the victim had uploaded her profile photo on her Social Media account, and as per the SIT, the culprit had downloaded the picture, morphed it, and uploaded it on the pornographic website in the year 2019.
It was found only when the police received a complaint from the victim, added SP
What is the Update Now?
On September 23, 2021 while addressing the press, SIT (Crime) Superintendent of Police Rohit Rajbir Singh stated, the culprit was arrested by the state police following a complaint filed by an Itanagar-based complainant against an aforesaid pornographic website.
Avinash Verma, the accused is reported to be a TV serial Artist who supposedly worked in most telecast serials like savdhaann India.
Further, the SP added that the accused was arrested by the Arunachal Pradesh police from Noida in Uttar Pradesh on September 19, 2021.
SP at the Media briefing informed that "such heinous crime pertaining to the pornographic website, misusing one's liberty is liable to be punished as per Indian Penal Code.
what are the section the accused has been booked into?
under section 292:
(b)whoever imports, exports, or conveys any obscene object for any of the purposes aforesaid, or knowing or having reason to believe that such object will be sold, let to hire, distributed or publicly exhibited or in any manner put into circulation, shall be dealt.
under section 509
Whoever intending to insult the modesty of a woman, utters any word, makes any sound, or gesture, or exhibits any object, intending that such word or sound shall be heard, or that such gesture or object shall be seen, by such woman, or intrudes upon the privacy of a woman shall be punished.
The SP in the press briefing further added, "under Section 67(A) of the IT Act has also been registered "
Speaking to the media SP Singh informed that the SIT team after a thorough investigation cracked and decipher that the profile named GodFather who was the Moderator and Admin of the said Pornographic Website was no other than the accused Avinash Verma himself.
SP stated that the accused Verma had been running the website since 2018, The morphed photographs of the victims were supposedly uploaded in January 2019, the SP.
About the Team
The Team is comprised of an SIT team headed by inspector Chapang Lowang and consisting of sub-inspector Wokim Mungray and constables G L Ray and Sanjeev Kumar.
They apprehended the culprit from his residence at Noida at the NCR and with further interrogation, the dark side of his story was revealed in front of the police.
The team has brought the culprit in the Itanagar Capital and further steps shall be notified.
Further updates are awaited.