| Mumbai |
December 21, 2020 4:54:16 pm
An actor, who has registered a rape criticism in opposition to Anurag Kashyap, on Monday criticised the Mumbai Police for allegedly not taking any motion in opposition to the filmmaker even after months of her criticism.
On September 23, she had accused Kashyap of rape, outraging her modesty and wrongful confinement. Booked the identical day, Kashyap had issued an announcement denying the allegations.
Early October, the Choked director was questioned by the police.
Expressing her frustration in opposition to the police for allegedly not taking the case forward, the actor tweeted, “It’s been 4 months and no motion has been taken in opposition to #AnuragKashyap inspite of me offering proof. Do I’ve to die to get the proceedings going?”
The actor additional wrote, “It’s been some time and @mumbaipolice hasn’t executed it’s greatest. An earnest request. It’s a matter of ladies and we must always concentrate on what examples we’re setting.”
The actor’s formal criticism got here per week after she made allegations in opposition to Anurag Kashyap on Twitter, claiming that the Sacred Video games helmer had “compelled himself on her”. In search of assist from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, she had additionally written that Kashyap behaved inappropriately with actors Huma Qureshi, Mahie Gill and Richa Chadha.
Kashyap first refuted her allegations in a sequence of tweets, writing that it was an try and silence him. “Such a very long time was in making an attempt to silence me. By no means thoughts. (However) Whereas shutting me up, you lied a lot that regardless of you being a lady, you dragged different girls additionally into it. Please preserve some dignity, madam. All I’ll say is that each one your allegations are baseless,” Kashyap tweeted on the time.
The filmmaker later issued an extended, official assertion by way of his lawyer that referred to as the actor’s allegations “fully false, malicious and dishonest.” The assertion additional learn that Kashyap had been suggested of his rights and treatments, and he meant to pursue them to the fullest extent.
Weeks later, Richa Chadha filed a defamation go well with in opposition to the actor for naming her whereas making allegations in opposition to Anurag Kashyap. The actor then withdrew the alleged defamatory and derogatory statements in opposition to Chadha and tendered an apology, following which the Bombay Excessive Courtroom disposed of the go well with.
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