Scribe held for stalking woman in Khammam

An FIR was booked against the accused, Aithagani Janardhan, on Saturday in Khammam two town police station following a complaint lodged by the victim

By   |  Published: 22nd Nov 2020  6:46 pm

Khammam: A Khammam-based scribe was arrested and sent to judicial custody here on Sunday for allegedly harassing a married woman.

An FIR was booked against the accused, Aithagani Janardhan, on Saturday in Khammam two town police station following a complaint lodged by the victim. He was booked under Section 354D (stalking) and Section 509 of IPC (intending to insult the modesty of a woman) along with Section 66 of the Information Technology Act, 2008 (sending offensive messages through a computer or any other communication device).

The accused was said to have sent abusive messages over the phone to a woman of Mamillagudem in Khammam, informed the police.


Now you can get handpicked stories from Telangana Today on Telegram everyday. Click the link to subscribe.

Click to follow Telangana Today Facebook page and Twitter .