Chinese girl given 9 months in prison for posing as police
- Dec 04, 2012, 14:30 PM IST
New Delhi:The young woman who posted her images on Chinese version of Twitter, wearing a police uniform has been sentenced to nine months in prison.
The 23-year-old girl posted three photographs of herself in police uniform on Sina Weibo, the Chinese version of Twitter on July 2.
The caption of the photos read- "Working as a police officer in my hometown. Starting all over again."
The photographs were objected as people saw the pictures damaging the image of the police. She was immediately reported to the authorities, for posting the photographs.
The girl defended her claims by saying that she opened a fake account to boost traffic to her micro-blog.
The photographs were shared 500 times along with 300 comments, before they were deleted after the girl received negative comments.