Lucknow: A 23-year-old youth has been detained for public display of affection on a two-wheeler in Hazratganj area in the Uttar Pradesh capital.
The youth has been identified as Vicky and the girl with him is a minor.
A video of the young couple indulging in PDA on the two-wheeler had gone viral on the social media.
Viral: Video of a boy & girl in objectionable state riding a scooter went viral yesterday, in Lucknow, Uttarpradesh
Police has now arrested the 23-year-old youth named Vicky under charges 294 & 279 of IPC, while the girl was let go being a minor.
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The Hazratganj police said that a case under Section 294, 279 had been registered in the matter.
The police spokesman said that the scooty has been seized.
“We are taking necessary action in the matter,” the spokesman said.