Man held for blackmailing 12-year-old girl with 'compromising' videos, photos

Published: July 21, 2019
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A man has been arrested in Karachi by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) cybercrime wing for possessing ‘compromising’ footage of a 12-year-old girl.

FIA Deputy Director Abdul Ghaffar said that the accused was taken into custody from the city’s posh neighbourhood – Defence Housing Society (DHA).

Nabraz, the alleged culprit, would take young girls’ mobile phone numbers from his friend who worked at a mobile top-up shop.

He would then befriend girls and then make pornographic videos and objectionable photos of them.

Man allegedly involved in child pornography arrested in K-P

Later, Nabraz would proceed to blackmail the victims by using the inappropriate footage.

According to the FIA official, the accused became Facebook friends with the 12-year-old girl and then made objectionable videos and photos of her.

Ghaffar also said that Nabraz even sent a compromising photo to the girl’s relative.

The victim’s mother filed a complaint with the FIA, after which action was taken.

“There’s a minimum of a seven-year jail term and a Rs50,000 fine for child pornography,” the official said.

A case has been registered against the accused with an investigation underway.

Since the cybercrime law was passed in the country, there have been a raft of cases involving women being blackmailed with inappropriate videos and pictures taken of them.

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  • Bunny Rabbit
    Jul 21, 2019 - 11:01PM

    I am happy this girl did not suffer in silence . Recommend

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