A 30-year-old American girl was arrested for allegedly collaborating in an obscene photoshoot on Rishikesh’s well-known landmark and vacationer attraction Lakshmanjhula, Uttarakhand police stated Sunday.
The arrest was made on Saturday within the ongoing investigation of a case in opposition to a 27-year-old French girl who was arrested for an alleged obscene photoshoot on the similar place in August. She had later uploaded the pictures on social media platforms, police stated.
RK Saklani, station home officer, Muni Ki Reti police station of Rishikesh which is probing the case stated, “The American girl was wished within the aforementioned case as she was accused of aiding the French girl within the photoshoot. She was additionally concerned within the photoshoot alongside together with her.”
“She was, nonetheless, booked on prices of solely obscene act in public as she didn’t add them on the social media which might have additionally attracted the fees beneath IT Act,” stated Saklani.
The police officer stated the American girl after being arrested was introduced earlier than the Justice of the Peace who then launched her on a superb of ₹2,000.
“Throughout questioning, she informed police that, she was requested by the French girl to help her within the photoshoot to advertise her beads’ garlands enterprise after she had met her through the lockdown in Rishikesh,” stated Saklani.
“The probe in opposition to the French girl will proceed,” stated Saklani
The French girl who has additionally been granted bail is at the moment staying in Rishikesh.