Banapur: Banapur police arrested two youths on charges of making an objectionable video of a minor girl viral on WhatsApp here.
The accused identified as Sana alias Bishnu Charan Pradhan and Bikash Pradhan of Galua panchayat in Banapur area in Khordha district, were arrested on Friday.
A case has been registered against the duo. The two were forwarded to the court that sent them to the judicial custody by rejecting their bail plea.
According to reports, Sana had physical relation with the minor girl. He recorded a video of the girl featuring objectionable scene without her knowledge and sent it to his friend Bikash through WhatsApp. Later, the video went viral on the instant messaging site.
The minor girl’s family lodged a complaint with Banapur police after they came to know about the viral video. Based on the complaint, police started investigation to track the culprits.