Mumbai: Police in Mumbai has arrested a film maker. According to the police, the filmmaker has been arrested for allegedly molesting a girl on the pretext of getting work in the film industry. ANI reported that, the filmmaker has been arrested under section 354A of IPC and section of POCSO Act. Further investigation is on.
According to ANI, Mumbai Police has arrested a film producer under IPC 354A and section of POCSO Act yesterday for allegedly molesting a girl on the pretext of getting her work in the film industry.
Let us tell you that earlier, in the name of getting work done in the film, a case of casting couch had come up in Mumbai. In the case, Mumbai Police arrested a director from Titwala area. Police sources had told that the person, who claimed to be a director, had demanded sexual favors in return for getting an actress a role in big films. After this the woman complained to the police in the matter.
Taking the matter seriously, Malad Police started investigation of the entire case, after which the director has been arrested. The man was arrested for soliciting sex from an actress in exchange for a role in films. The woman has told the police in her complaint that, in the name of getting the role of the actress, some private photos of her were also asked by the person, which she kept with him.