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Techie arrested for harassing former colleague

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Cyber crime police have arrested a software engineer for allegedly creating a fake account of a former colleague and harassing her by posting obscene messages. The arrested man, Nitin, is a resident of Bellandur. He hails from Honnavar in Uttara Kannada district.

The police have said that the woman was working with Nitin in an IT company. A month ago, she left the job and joined another company.

“Someone started harassing her by creating a fake account on social media and posting obscene messages about her relationship with a man. Our investigation revealed that the culprit was Nitin,” said the police.

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Printable version | Dec 15, 2019 6:24:31 PM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/techie-arrested-for-harassing-former-colleague/article29738817.ece

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