UP Police’s anti-romeo squad arrests man for putting up posters carrying his and his ex-girlfriends pics

The Hush Post | 8:24 pm | One-minute read |

Uttar Pradesh police’s anti-Romeo squad has arrested a man for putting up posters carrying his and his ex-girlfriend’s photographs. The 28-year old man had put up posters in Rae Bareli wishing people a happy Holi and had used his and his ex-girlfriend’s pictures in them.

The incident took place in Salon area where the woman lives. She is set to marry a lawyer next week. Police say the act of her ex-boyfriend embarrassed her family.

The woman’s father lodged a FIR against the accused Saroj Kumar on Monday. The Rae Bareli police’s anti-romeo squad arrested Saroj Kumar on Tuesday.

Vineet Singh, Circle Officer, Salon, said an FIR was lodged under various sections of IPC and also the IT Act

According to the police, Saroj Kumar put up the posters as an act of revenge after her came to know about the woman’s impending wedding. Saroj Kumar also morphed woman’s photographs. “The posters were taken down and Saroj Kumar was arrested from a village near Pratapgarh. He is being interrogated,” said the officer.

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