China discloses cases of mobile Internet pornography

With a big jump in pornography viewing over the past few decades, China's National Anti-Pornography and Anti-Illegal Publications Office has published 24 typical cases in which pornography was distributed via mobile apps.

ANI| Last Updated: Dec 29, 2015, 22:29 PM IST

Beijing: With a big jump in pornography viewing over the past few decades, China's National Anti-Pornography and Anti-Illegal Publications Office has published 24 typical cases in which pornography was distributed via mobile apps.

According to Xinhua news agency, a total of 130 suspects were caught, and the crackdown has cleaned up the online environment.

Mobile apps such as mobile QQ, video-sharing app Weipai, WeChat, are used to disseminate pornographic materials in China.

Internet pornography is any pornography that is accessible over the Internet, primarily via websites, peer-to-peer file sharing, or Usenet newsgroups.