Indian-Origin British Journalist Arrested on Pedophilia Charges


London: After a sting operation in London, an Indian- origin British journalist Hasan Suroor was arrested by British transport Police (BTP). The journalist has been caught by an unknown TV ‘s sting operation where he was allegedly waiting for a 14 year old girl on Monday.

“A 65-year-old man has been charged with meeting a child following sexual grooming,” a BTP spokesperson said. Hasan is set to appear before Westminster Magistrates’ Court this week.

Unknown TV pose as minors on dating and social networking sites and watch for adult men who solicit sex with minors. Surron Hasan writes columns for numerous publications including India.

(with PTI inputs)