A 34-year-old student of the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay was arrested for allegedly filming people bathing. The incident happened on Saturday.
The accused was identified as Avinash Kumar Yadav who was charged under section 354 of the Indian Penal Code.
“A woman filed a complaint that she found a mobile phone on the bathroom window while she was bathing on Friday night. She alerted her husband who confiscated the phone. The couple saw the accused fleeing from the place,” a Kapurbawdi police station official said.
“The accused was nabbed by other residents. The mobile phone had clips of men and women, mostly residents of the same building, bathing,” he added.
Meanwhile, the accused was nabbed by other residents of the area. Claimed that the mobile phone had clips of men and women, mostly residents of the same building while they were taking bath, said the police official.
A similar case was reported from Puducherry, a man was thrashed by locals after he was seen looking inside a bathroom where a girl was bathing. The accused climbed on the bike’s seat and peeped inside the bathroom. As the window was near the road, it was easy for him to see inside the bathroom.
He was later thrashed by the locals and handed over to police.