Manamadurai, Oct. 12:
Police have arrested four persons including college students on the charge of sexually harassing a XI class student here.
The girl developed friendship with one Vishwa (29) and he took pictures of the girl in a compromising position and shared them with his friends Kaviyarasan (22) Arun Pandi (21) and Akash (19).
The three friends were alleged to have blackmailed the girl to have sex with them after showing the girl her photos in a compromising position. The girl told her mother about the blackmailing by the accused. Kaviyarasan and Arun Pandi were arrested by the police based on a complaint lodged by the mother of the harassment victim.
Key accused Vishwa and his friend Akash were arrested yesterday. Akash and Arun Pandi are college students.
DSP Karthikeyan told reporters that the accused would be booked under the Pocso Act and the Information Technology Act. The girl has been sent to government hospital for medical examination.