Music label and movie manufacturing banner T-Series on Friday issued an announcement in regards to the r*pe allegation levelled towards its Chairman and Managing Director Bhushan Kumar. The assertion claims that the criticism filed towards Kumar is “completely false and malicious”.
It additional claims that the police criticism filed by the complainant is “nothing but a counterblast” to the criticism filed by T-Series on July 1 this 12 months “against her and her accomplice for the offence of extortion”.
The assertion issued by T-Series reads: “The criticism filed towards Mr. Bhushan Kumar is totally false and malicious and the contents of the identical are denied. It has been falsely alleged that the woman in query was s*xually exploited between 2017 to 2020 on the pretext of giving her work.
“It is a matter of report that she has already labored for T-Series banner in Film and music movies.
“Around March 2021 she approached Mr. Bhushan Kumar in search of assist to fund one of many web-series which she needed to supply, which was politely refused. Thereafter, In June 2021 after the lifting of lockdown in Maharashtra, she began approaching T-Series banner in collusion together with her confederate demanding large sum of cash as an extortion quantity.
“Consequently, a criticism was crammed by T-Series banner towards the tried extortion at with police at Amboli police station on 1st July 2021. We even have proof within the type of audio recording for the extortion try and the identical shall be offered to investigating company. The current criticism filed by her is nothing however a counterblast to the criticism filed towards her and her confederate for the offence of extortion.
“We are in the process of consulting our lawyers in this regard and will take appropriate legal action,” the assertion concluded.
The Mumbai Police has registered an FIR filed by an aspiring model-cum-actress alleging r*pe by Bhushan Kumar, official sources stated right here on Friday.
According to an officer with the DN Nagar Police Station in Andheri, the 30-year-old sufferer has claimed within the FIR that she was s*xually exploited and repeatedly raped by Bhushan Kumar between 2017 and 2020 below the false pretext of giving her roles in movies.