The accused threatened to make them public, Gurgaon Police in Haryana said on Tuesday.
According to police, the woman, a resident of Sonipat, befriended the accused, Rahul, on the social media platform around a year ago.
They exchanged phone numbers and started talking.
The woman alleged that Rahul persuaded her to live at a paying guest accommodation in Gurgaon’s Sector-14.
“On August 4, Rahul called me for a meeting and took me to a hotel in Sector 12. He raped me on the pretext of marriage. He also made obscene photos and videos. He then threatened to make them viral,” she said.
An FIR was registered against Rahul under IPC sections 376 (rape) and 506 (criminal intimidation) at the women west police station on Tuesday, PTI quoted a senior police officer as saying, adding that efforts are on to nab the accused.
(The victim’s identity has not been revealed to protect her privacy as per Supreme Court directives on cases related to sexual assault.)