Amtali Police Station arrested the accused for physically and mentally harassing a folk singer in Tripura.
Public pressure has compelled the police to take prompt steps.
According to the police the accused in the inicidence could be identified from a video which went viral.
The prime accused is identified as Sanjit Barman.
A case for molestation has been filed against him as per IPC.
The incidence occured at a border area nischintapur at night.
Search for others accused is going on.
Meanwhile a committee of artists has submitted a memorandum to the police superintendent of west district and demanded exemplary punishment.