GURUGRAM: A 21-year-old BCA student has been arrested for allegedly taking nude photos of a woman he had met on Facebook.and befriended after spiking her drink with sedatives when she visited his home on Tuesday, TNN reports.
Amit Kumar, a resident of Surat Nagar colony, was arrested on Wednesday. The same day a city court sent him to one-day police remand. And on Thursday, he was produced in the court again, which sent him to judicial custody. The complainant had alleged that Amit spiked her drink with sedatives before clicking her pictures.
Amit had got in touch with the 22-year-old college student some months ago through Facebook. They gradually became friends and Amit asked her to visit his home on Tuesday, police said. On reaching his home, she found there was nobody else there. He also offered her a cold drink. “Within minutes of consuming the drink, the women fainted,” says the police complaint.
“It was then that the youth undressed her and took nude pictures of her from his cellphone. When she gained consciousness after an hour, he started misbehaving with her. Threatening to circulate her pictures in social media, he told her to keep quiet. On returning home, she informed her family about the incident and then they came to the police.”
An FIR was registered against Amit under sections 354 (sexual harassment), and 506 (criminal intimidation) of the IPC at the City police station on Wednesday.