Student held for uploading child porn to Instagram

College student held for uploading child porn to Instagram

Daniel Bright. Credit: DH.

A BBA student at a well-known college in the city is accused of uploading child porn videos to his Instagram account, according to police. 

Daniel Bright, 21, a resident of HSR Layout in South Bengaluru, was arrested by the South CEN (Cyber Crime, Economic Offences and Narcotics) police on Saturday following a tip-off. 

Police sub-inspector Lakshmi Mendigeri and her team tracked down Bright on the basis of his IP address.

They have seized a mobile phone that Bright allegedly used to upload the videos. 

Source of videos

Police said that they were investigating the source of the videos: whether Bright downloaded them from the internet or received them from someone.