Porn video displayed on LED screen at Delhi’s Rajiv Chowk Metro station, DMRC orders probe

Updated On : 15 Apr , 2017 , 08:20 PM
Porn video displayed at Delhi’s Rajiv Chowk Metro station screen (Representational pic: PTI)
Porn video displayed at Delhi’s Rajiv Chowk Metro station screen (Representational pic: PTI)
New Delhi:

In a shocking incident, a porn video was displayed at Rajiv Chowk Metro station in Delhi on April 9.

According to Delhi Metro Railway Corporation (DMRC), the incident took place on last Sunday, saying that the screen at Rajiv Chowk Metro station was reserved for commercials on which porn was displayed. It was said that a few people were making clips of the video. 

A commuter-made video was displayed at the metro station which has gone viral. The DMRC has constituted a committee to probe into the incident. 

DCP Metro Jitendra Mani Tripathi informed that an ACP rank official is investigating the case as it is a serious issue. The guilty will not be spared, he said. 

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The DMRC has issued a statement on the incident, saying that it was not aware of this clip. Anuj Dayal, Spokesman DMRC, said that this particular LED screen was under commissioning and testing by a private contractor and same is still under commissioning. 

Dayal further stated, "The work is still not completed.  we will check all the details of the testing and commissioning process of the contractor to check whether any such clip was played on the LED screen at Rajiv Chowk station and take adequate safeguards/ action."

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Rajiv Chowk Metro Station, located at Connaught Place in central Delhi, falls on the busy intersection of Blue Line andYellow Line of the metro network, and receives a heavy footfall daily.

First Published : Saturday, April 15, 2017 03:54 PM

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