Karachi Police on Friday has nabbed a man for allegedly harassing a Turkish vlogger in Saddar. According to the statement released by south-SSP Asad Raza, the Preedy police received a video clip through WhatsApp in which a man was seen harassing a woman who was making a vlog on Daudpota Road near Honk Kong Centre.
He added that the police had launched a search operation at the place and got confirmation from local shopkeepers about the incident.
Acting on a tip-off, the police has nabbed the suspect and registered a case against him under Section 509 (uttering any word or making any gesture, which is intended to insult the modesty of a woman) of the Pakistan Penal Code.
Meanwhile, during the interrogation, the police added, that he realised his offence and also apologised for his wrongful doing.
The Preedy police added that the held suspect scared the vlogger, who hails from Turkiye, and the video had “defamed” the nation as well.
In his video recorded in police custody, the suspect said he was a resident of Khudadad Colony and he felt sorry and seek an apology from the vlogger.
The SSP said the held suspect would be presented before a magistrate concerned on Saturday.
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