A Mumbai-based model-turned-independent artist and songwriter has reportedly accused nine high-profile people of rape and molestation.
Jackky Bhagnani, an actor and son of Bollywood producer, Vashu Bhagnani features among the nine people. Bollywood photographer Colston Julian, founder of talent management company Kwan Entertainment Anirban Das Blah and Krishan Kumar of T-series are also among the accused named in the FIR. The others accused are Nikhil Kamat, Sheel Gupta, Ajit Thakur, Gurujyot Singh and Vishnu Wardhan Induri.
A case is said to have been registered against all of them at Bandra police station.
“Police have registered an FIR after so many days of submitting my complaint letter against the high-profile people, but none of them have been arrested yet,” the woman told mid-day.
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The model alleged that actor Jackky Bhagnani molested her in Bandra, Nikhil Kamat at a five star hotel in Santa Cruz, a man named Sheel Gupta molested her in a building in Andheri in 2015. Also, that Colston Julian raped her between 2014 and 2018 in the name of getting a big chance in modelling. The model also alleged that Ajit Thakur raped her in a building in Vile Parle in 2018. Now, after the model’s complaint, all the accused have been booked under Sections 378 (N), 354 and 34 of the IPC.