The Hon’ble District and Sessions Court SAS Nagar sentenced a Ludhiana-based Man to 3 years of rigorous imprisonment and likewise imposed a advantageous of Rs 10000 for transmitting little one pornographic content material by Facebook Messenger. The accused has been recognized as Anuj Kumar, a resident of Village Sahnewal in Ludhiana.
As per the data, following the Cyber Tipline concerning transmission of kid pornographic content material acquired on the National Cyber Crime Reporting Portal (NCRP) from the National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC), the Cyber Crime Prevention towards Women and Children (CCPWC) Unit of the Punjab State Cyber Crime Cell had initiated investigations into the matter which revealed that the suspect had transmitted video clip of kid pornography by Facebook messenger on 27-11-2020.
Following this, Case FIR No. 18 dated 18.09.2021 was registered beneath part 67-B of the IT Act at Police Station State Cyber Crime, Punjab for importing/transmitting little one pornography content material.
During the course of the investigation, technical particulars together with IP addresses had been sought from numerous Internet Service suppliers and Social Media platforms, which led to tracing the identification of the accused. The accused was arrested on January 13, 2022, and the Mobile telephone used to commit the offence was recovered from his possession.
DIG Cyber Crime Nilambari Jagadale knowledgeable that publishing or transmitting materials in any digital type which depicts kids engaged in sexually express act or conduct or creates textual content or digital photographs, collects, seeks, browses, downloads, advertises, promotes, exchanges or distributes materials in any digital type depicting kids in obscene or indecent or sexually express method is a punishable act with the availability of upto 5 years imprisonment and a advantageous which can lengthen to Rs 10 lakh rupees.
She additionally exhorted dad and mom to speak overtly with their kids about their on-line actions, enable kids to make use of screens and gadgets beneath their supervision, hold examine on kids’s on-line buddies and educate them to maintain their location non-public.
Meanwhile, the CCPWC is a particular unit established to stop and counter cyber crimes towards Women and Children.