Mumbai: The Bangur Nagar police have booked Television actor Parth Samthaan of, Kaisi Ye Yaariaan for molesting a 20-year-old model two months ago. Reportedly on Sunday the 20-year-old model also told the police that the actor had molested her when she was 16.
According to the reports, a 20-year old model named Sushmita Chakroborty had filed a molestation case againsth Parth. In the statement given to the police, she said, she knows Parth since she was 16. Parth has on many occasions tried to propose her- not for a relationship but having a good time to which she turned down. On February 20, Parth had misbehaved with model Sushmita Chakravarty while he was drunk. She also told the actor has shared her number with the unknown people. Fed up with this she approached to the police station and fgiled an FIR against the actor.
Parth has been charged under Section 8 and 12 of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences act (POCSO) in the case, which was filed under Section 354 of Indian Penal Code (IPC). It seems Parth has submitted an anticipatory bail application in Dindoshi court with respect to the Sushmita case. But he’s yet to react to the new complaint lodged against him.
TV actor Parth Samthaan has made it to the headlines for several controversies in the past. (In 2013, Parth had accused producer Vikas Gupta of molestation while many suggested that the two were in a relationship.