Karnataka Minister Tanveer Sait caught on camera watching porn

Kannada television channels aired the footage of Sait viewing those pictures on his phone.

By: Express News Service | Bengaluru | Updated: November 11, 2016 12:15 pm
The footage showed Sait scrolling down a series of seemingly explicit pictures on his mobile phone in the middle of the event.

In an embarrassment to the Siddaramaiah-led Congress government in Karnataka, the state’s Minister for Primary and Secondary Education Tanveer Sait was captured on television cameras watching sexually explicit pictures on his mobile phone during an official function. The event was organised to mark the birth anniversary of Tipu Sultan in the northern district of Raichur on Thursday.

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Kannada television channels aired the footage of Sait viewing those pictures on his phone. The footage showed Sait scrolling down a series of seemingly explicit pictures on his mobile phone in the middle of the event. Sait was the chief guest at the event.

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and state Congress president G Parameshwar had taken note of the incident, said government sources. They have spoken to Sait and sought an explanation. The opposition BJP in the state has demanded the resignation of Sait.