IMPHAL, July 2 :
The four personnel of 1st Indian Reserve Battalion (IRB) who were arrested in connection with a case of posting an indecent video clip of two lovers in websites in Manipur’s Churachandpur district, have been remanded to police custody till July 6.
Earlier the accused four personnel including Havildars T Sualianhao,Nensuangmang, Th Chaoba and rifleman N Lokendra belongs to 1st IRB unit posted at Khuga dam, were produced before the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate Y Rothar on Monday,legal sources in Imphal said today.
All four personnel were arrested by Churachanpur Police personnel under section 354/341 of the Indian penal Code on June 30. Sources further said a departmental inquiry has been also ordered against them.
The personnel were arrested and detained in police custody in connection with the harassment, molestation of two persons who were caught in a compromising position at the restricted area of Khuga dam site and taken their video clips their mobile phones. Later the captured indecent acts of the two lovers were posted in the social network and website.
Manipur’s Deputy Chief Minister Gaikhangam had even tabled a report in connection with the incident in the ongoing assembly session on Monday.
Source : Manipur Update