Crime

Woman poll candidate’s morphed video viral case: Keonjhar police nabs another

Keonjhar: In yet another development in the woman poll candidate's morphed video viral case, police have detained another accused in connection with the case.

The arrested youth has been identified as a web journalist who worked in the capital city.According to sources, based on the information provided by the Commissionerate Police, Keonjhar Town police apprehended the youth from Bhubaneswar.

While the youth is being grilled by the cops, officials have not revealed his identity and other vital information regarding the case, sources said.

Earlier, cops had arrested Jayadev Giri, a member of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Keonjhar district unit, and his associate Bishnudutta Barik for their alleged involvement in circulating morphed obscene videos of a woman poll candidate on social media. Later, cops nabbed Chinmay Senapati of Bhadrak district.

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