A 24-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly harassing girls by sending them abusive messages on Instagram, police mentioned on Monday.
The accused, recognized as Angad Singh, is a resident of Ramesh Nagar in west Delhi, they mentioned.
Police mentioned the accused randomly visited Instagram profiles of Sikh ladies and harassed girls who married exterior the faith.
The matter got here to gentle after complaints had been obtained from a number of girls who alleged that they had been receiving abusive messages from numerous Instagram profiles, police mentioned.
One of many complainant alleged that she obtained abusive messages from an Instagram profile named ”easyyketo”, whereas one other complainant alleged that she is receiving related abusive messages from one other profile named “Awakening your thoughts” and “Just for sturdy girls” in accordance with the police.
Throughout enquiry, discover was dispatched to Instagram and related IPs had been collected. Angad Singh has been arrested, mentioned Deepak Purohit, Deputy Commissioner of Police (West).
The accused was nevertheless launched on bail because the offence is bailable, he mentioned.
“Throughout interrogation, the accused advised police that he randomly visits Instagram profiles of Sikh ladies and harasses girls who marries exterior Sikh faith,” the DCP mentioned.
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