A protest broke out at Chandigarh University, a private institution, on Saturday night after a woman student allegedly leaked videos of her hostel mates, The Indian Express reported.
The accused student was taken into custody and is being interrogated by the police. She was allegedly also demanding money from other students for not leaking the videos.
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According to the police, a case under Section 354C (voyeurism) under the Indian Penal Code and Section 66E (punishment for violation of privacy) of the Information Technology Act was registered against the accused.
Senior Superintendent of Police Vivek Sheel Soni said the woman admitted that she sent her own photographs to her friend but they were verifying whether she had sent pictures of other girls.
“So far in our investigation, we have found out that there is only one video of the accused herself,” Soni said. “She has not recorded any other video of anyone else. Electronic devices and mobile phones have been taken into…