The Mohali police have arrested a doctor based in Delhi for allegedly intimidating his wife by uploading obscene content on his Facebook page.
Parmeet Singh (31), a resident of Mohali, who is currently a doctor at the Safdarjung Hospital in Delhi, was arrested on Friday evening and produced in a Mohali court on Saturday, which remanded him to one day of police custody.
Parmeet was booked on November 26 following a complaint by his wife, a doctor in Mohali, who alleged that he had been uploading objectionable pictures and content related to her on his Facebook page. According to the police, the couple is on the verge of divorce and have been living separately.
The police on Saturday sought Parmeet’s custody in order to establish the authenticity of the complaint by inspecting his laptop, electronic gadgets, and his Facebook page.
A case against Parmeet has been registered in the Mataur police station under sections 66, 66A, 66D, 67 and 67A of the Information Technology (IT) Act, and sections 292 and 506 of the Indian Penal Code.