Man forces kid to watch porn, held

May 8, 2017

MYSURU: A 35-year-old manwas arrested from Bettadapura in Periyapatna taluk on Sunday after his wife filed a complaint against him alleging that he was forcing their seven-year-old daughter to watch porn videos on his cellphone. Police said Girish forced his daughter to watch the videos and misbehaved with her. Cops have registered a case under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Pocso) Act.

The incident came to light after the girl complained to her mother about Girish. When cops questioned Girish, they found porn videos on his cellphone. They also spoke to the girl and recorded her statement. Based on the child’s statement and mother’s complaint, Bettadapura police arrested Girish and seized his mobile phone.