Odishatv Bureau

Bhubaneswar: Police today arrested a college youth for allegedly capturing and circulating an obscene video of his girlfriend besides  blackmailing and threatening her. Both the victim and the accused are degree students of a college in Jajpur. The incident came to light after family of the girl hailing from Dhamnagar in Bhadrak, lodged a police complaint.

As per reports, the accused recorded intimate moments with the girl inside their college premises and circulated the video. He also blackmailed the girl and threatened to make more such recordings viral.

The Dhamnagar police arrested the accused from his house in Bahabalpur in Jajpur."The victim is a minor girl. The accused had some objectionable video of her  and made it viral. He also kept blackmailing the girl. The boy tried to destroy the phone but we have seized it and will send it for analysis," said SP, Bhadrak B Gangadhar.