The police in Jalaun have identified 9 more victims, together with seven minors, on the idea of knowledge recovered from a laptop computer and different units seized from an expelled Bharatiya Janata Party office-bearer arrested on expenses of sexually exploiting two youngsters, an official stated on Friday.
Efforts are on to contact these victims and report their statements, stated Station House Officer (SHO), Konch police station, Imran Khan.
Ram Bihari Rathore, the previous vice-president of the BJP’s Konch unit, was arrested on Wednesday on the idea of a grievance lodged by the 2 youngsters.
Soon after Rathore’s arrest, his laptop computer, DVD and arduous disc had been seized from his home.
During their examination, 9 more victims — seven minors and two ladies — have been identified, Khan stated.
“Efforts are on to contact these victims and their families. Their statements will be recorded,” he stated.
Their statements will likely be recorded in reference to the present FIR in opposition to Rathore.
No recent case is being lodged as of now, he stated.
In the investigation to this point, Khan stated, no proof has been discovered to counsel that the obscene materials was being bought to any porn website or available in the market.
Superintendent of Police Yesh Veer Singh had additionally inspected Rathore’s home and workplace, the SHO stated.
The two youngsters who had lodged the grievance in opposition to Rathore had alleged that he used to sexually abuse them in his workplace, he added.
Explaining how the matter got here to gentle, Khan stated just a few days in the past, Rathore had lodged a grievance with the police that his CCTV and digital video recorder (DVR) had been stolen.
Later, two minors had been apprehended with the tools and questioned.
During investigation, obscene materials was discovered on the DVR.
The youngsters who had stolen the tools had been being blackmailed by Rathore with the obscene movies, he stated.
Khan had on Thursday stated 15 to twenty movies had been discovered on Rathore’s laptop computer, DVD and arduous disc wherein he’s seen sexually exploiting youngsters.
The accused would lure younger youngsters by giving them cash and made their obscene movies that he would use to blackmail them, he had stated.