Police in Mumbai, Maharashtra, have summoned Bollywood filmmaker and actor Anurag Kashyap to investigate the ‘rape’ allegations.
According to Indian newspaper India Today, Mumbai’s Versova police station has issued a summons to filmmaker Anurag Kashyap to appear at the police station for interrogation and record his statement.
In the summons, Anurag Kashyap was directed to reach the police station by 11.30 am on October 1 and record his statement.
Anurag Kashyap has been summoned by the police at a time when actress Pail Ghosh, who had accused him a day earlier, along with her lawyers had protested at the Versova police station, accusing the police of slowing down her complaint. Is working from
Payal Ghosh and his lawyer Nitin Satpute had on September 25 filed a case against Anurag Kashyap at the Versova police station on ‘rape’ charges.
Payal Ghosh had protested at the police station on September 29 after Anurag Kashyap was not summoned by the police for questioning for four days after the case was filed.
A day after the actress’ protest, the police ordered Anurag Kashyap to appear at the police station and record his statement.
Surprisingly, Payal Ghosh initially accused Anurag Kashyap of sexual exploitation on September 19, but he has filed a ‘rape’ case against the filmmaker.
Payal Ghosh had filed a case against Anurag on September 25. Photo: India Today
Initially, Pail Ghosh mentioned filmmaker Anurag Kashyap in his short tweet on September 19, claiming that the filmmaker tried to force him.
In his short tweet, Payal Ghosh also mentioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi and demanded that he take notice of the incident.