Hyderabad: A software engineer has been arrested on charges of live streaming the sexual intercourse with his wife without her knowledge.

The 33-year-old man from Hyderabad, who was facing financial crisis, posted the video on a porn site for making money, said police.

On being requested by his wife, the police have not revealed the identity and other details of the arrested.

Assistant Commissioner of Police (Cybercrime) S Jayaram said the woman, who is also a software engineer by profession, had lodged a complaint with police in November last year stating that their bedroom scenes are available in some porn sites.

Police traced the IP address of video link to Thrissur. When questioned the owner of this computer, he admitted that he uploaded the video in few websites after downloading the same from a website.

Police grew suspicious over the behaviour of her husband and inspected in detail his e-mails, financial transactions and social media communications.

During interrogation, the techie confessed to committing the crime and said he was addicted to porn since childhood.

While having sex with his wife, he used switch on the laptop camera and deceived his wife by playing movies simultaneously.

He also maintained accounts on porn websites and earned money by uploading the videos.

A case has been registered against the man under Section 509 of the IPC and sections 67 and 66-E of the Information Technology Act.