27-year-old arrested for allegedly creating Facebook page in Tamil for paedophiles

The Cyber Cell of Tamil Nadu's Crime Branch-Central Investigation Department has arrested a 27-year-old man from Tirupati for allegedly creating a Facebook page in Tamil for paedophiles.

hidden May 12, 2015 12:48:12 IST

The Cyber Cell of Tamil Nadu's Crime Branch-Central Investigation Department has arrested a 27-year-old man from Tirupati for allegedly creating a Facebook page in Tamil for paedophiles, reports CNN IBN.

27yearold arrested for allegedly creating Facebook page in Tamil for paedophiles

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Police tracked down Yadava Manikanta's IP address and arrested him from his house in Tirupati. He had allegedly created four Facebook pages, including the one that was pulled down last week using images of young girls.

A case has been registered under the IT act and POCSO. Manikanta was brought to Chennai and remanded to judicial custody.

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