Parents booked for taunting daughter

STAFF REPORTER
IMPHAL, 18th Apr: Porompat Police on Friday arrested the parents of a young woman for publishing their daughter’s photograph in a local daily along with some unpleasant words.
According to a police report, the act amounts to provocation with intent to cause riot, threat to cause death or grievous hurt, to insult the modesty of a woman and criminal conspiracy. As such, a suo moto case under FIR no. 73(4)(2020) PRT-PS u/s 153(B)(b)/505(2)/506/509/501/502/120(b)/34 of IPC was registered against the editor/publisher of the daily and the parents.
Subsequently, Porompat Police on Friday arrested the parents, who were also summoned by Manipur State Commission for Women. On Saturday, they were produced before the Duty Magistrate, Imphal East and granted bail, the report conveyed.


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