THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A youth was arrested by the Thampanoor police for allegedly sexually abusing a woman and blackmailing her using certain photographs he had taken. According to the police officers, the accused person has been identified as Abin, 28, of Veeranakavu, near Poovachal.
He is accused of sexually abusing a college student after giving her with false promises of marriage. He also blackmailed her by allegedly threatening to upload some nude pictures of the woman online. The man was arrested on the basis of a complaint submitted to the police by the victim. The accused person has been remanded to judicial custody after being produced at a local court.