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47 minors caught watching porn at cyber cafes in Hyderabad: Police

Nearly 47 minors have been caught watching porn and other ‘objectionable content’, and browsing online at cyber cafes in the city without parental supervision, police said on Thursday.

india Updated: Dec 15, 2016 16:55 IST
The action was taken as part of a special drive on internet cafes to check cyber offences and restrict minors from watching porn and other ‘objectionable content’ online.
The action was taken as part of a special drive on internet cafes to check cyber offences and restrict minors from watching porn and other ‘objectionable content’ online.(Shutterstock)

Nearly 47 minors have been caught watching porn and other ‘objectionable content’, and browsing online at cyber cafes in the city without parental supervision, police said on Thursday.

The action was taken as part of a special drive on internet cafes to check cyber offences and restrict minors from watching porn and other ‘objectionable content’ online.

About 37 cases have been registered for alleged violation of different rules and regulations, in the drive conducted on Wednesday, a city police release said.

To curb cyber offences, stop minors from watching pornographic content, and restrict crimes against women, the South Zone cops conducted a special drive on cyber cafes under 17 police stations limits, it said.

Around 47 minors were taken into custody for counselling as they are watching porn and also browsing the internet without supervision of the parents, the release said.