Updated: July 8, 2018 6:23:33 pm
The Iran police on Sunday detained a teenage girl who recorded dance videos and posted on photo-sharing app Instagram and attracting thousands of followers, AP reported.
According to AP, state TV broadcast a video on Friday in which Maedeh Hojabri, 18-year-old gymnast, acknowledged breaking moral norms while insisting that it was not her intention and that she was only trying to gain more followers. It was unclear whether her statement was made under duress.
Hojabri has posted over 300 pictures and videos on Instagram and has over 44000 followers. She also appeared in videos without wearing the obligatory Islamic…