Two youths sued for posting woman's photos on Facebook
Two young men have been sued for allegedly circulating intimate photos of a housewife in Basail upazila of Tangail district.
Accused persons are Hasan Mia, 25, and Samrat Khan, 26, residents of Kanchanpur Dakshinpara village in the upazila.
The victim, 21, wife of a Saudi-expatriate living in the area, herself lodged the case with Basail Police Station on September 20.
According to the case statement, the woman gave neighbor Hasan her mobile phone to repair it.
However, he secretly took some personal photos of the victim with it and kept those in another phone. Later, he along with Samrat demanded Tk 50,000 from her showing the photos.
As she declined to give the money, they circulated those photos on Facebook, the statement added.
The police station sub-inspector Altaf Hossain said a case was filed against them under the Digital Security Act.
Police are trying to arrest the accused, he added.