Television actor Piyush Sahdev who’s popularly known as ‘Samay/Rajeev’, the negative character from Sony TV’s popular romantic thriller show ‘Beyhadh’ has been arrested on rape charges.
According to reports, the actor arrested for allegedly raping a 23-year-old fashion designer after he had been in a live-in relationship with her for the last two months.
The 35 yr old Piyush was arrested on November 22nd after the victim lodged a complaint on November 20. Sahdev has been booked under the Indian Penal Code section 376 (1) (rape).
In the latest development in the rape case of Piyush, the medical reports hint at him being guilty of the rape charges levelled against him. According to a report in Telly Chakkar, Piyush has been found guilty and his medical test reports are positive.
In a statement to Telly Chakkar, Kiran Kale, senior inspector, Versova Police Station, said, “He is still in jail and the charge-sheet is being prepared in the case; until then he is being kept in judicial custody and the investigation is going on alongside.”
The report also said that since the investigation period is 90 days, Piyush will be behind the bars for that duration.
Piyush was recently also in news for his divorce with Akangsha Rawat.
The actor is best known for his roles in TV shows like Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev, Sapne Suhane Ladakpan Ke and Beyhadh. He has made his television debut with Meet Mila De Rabba and has been part of shows like Ghar Ek Sapnaa, Geet, Mann Kee Awaaz Pratigya and Hum Ne Li Hai- Shapath.