Spreading explicit images and videos on social media

Making / Spreading Explicit Images or Videos of Minor: up to 7 Years in Prison or up to Rs. 5 Million in Fine or both

Whoever intentionally and publicly exhibits or displays or transmits any information which:

  • Superimposes a photograph of the face of a minor over any sexually explicit image or video
  • Includes a photograph or a video of a minor in sexually explicit conduct
  • Intimidates a minor with any sexual act, or any sexually explicit image or video
  • Cultivates, entices or induces a minor to engage in a sexually explicit act,

through an information system to harm a minor or his/her reputation or to take revenge or to create hatred or to blackmail, shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to seven years or with line which may extend to five million rupees or with both.

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