Women’s Commission warns of action against sharing offensive viral video

Gangtok, 10 Nov:

State Women’s Commission issued an advisory on Tuesday against the circulation of a video of a naked woman. The video was supposedly taken the District Administrative Centre, Gangtok, and was being circulated on social media.

In the advisory, the Commission has stated that circulation of such video which outrages the modesty of women is a grave offence and necessary action as per the relevant penal provisions shall be initiated.

The Commission informed that it has also taken steps to identify the woman in the video and extend all possible help including necessary counselling. It has further urged people to refrain from sharing the video.