Besides complaints, Delhi Police's WhatsApp helpline flooded with pornography clips
The Delhi Police's WhatsApp anti-corruption helpline has been buzzing continuously, but not just with genuine complaints.
New Delhi: The Delhi Police's WhatsApp anti-corruption helpline has been buzzing continuously, but not just with genuine complaints.
Porn clips are inundating the anti-corruption helpline, a dream project of Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi.
The WhatsApp helpline – 9910641064 – was launched by the vigilance department on August 06 to take action against corrupt policemen.
However, some mischievous elements have been posting porn clips on the helpline number.
“In the last three months, around 220 pornographic clips have been received on the vigilance helpline number… These clips were sent from the US, Dubai, Punjab, Delhi and Haryana,” a daily quoted a senior police officer as saying.
The WhatsApp helpline received 20,698 complaints till September 06.
Only five percent of these complaints are related to corruption in Delhi Police while others are related to different government departments, the source said.