First ever sentence awarded to suspect under Cyber Crime Act in Pakistan

Pakistan’s first ever sentence in cyber crime has been awarded to a suspect under Cyber Crime Act for making objectionable video film of a female with hidden cameras.

According to media reports, convict, Azhar Safdar has been sentenced to one and a half year imprisonment with imposition of fine of Rs 200000.

According to FIA officials, this is a first punishment in Pakistan that has been awarded under Cyber Crime Act to a suspect who uploaded objectionable videos and pictures of a female on social networking site through internet and other sources.

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