Bollywood singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya is known for his outspoken nature is breaking the headlines once again. This time, the singer has been booked for verbally abusing a lady in his society during an argument over the phone.
According to a report in Hindustan Times, a police officer (on the condition of anonymity) revealed that the woman had an argument with the singer over some drilling work being done in the society. She claims that she was abused by him. We have registered a case and will be investigating the case further.”
Police has registered a case and will be investigating the case further. An FIR under section 509 (Word, gesture or act intended to insult the modesty of a woman) and 506 (Criminal intimidation) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) has been filed, following the woman’s complaint.
Commenting on the issue, Abhijeet said, “She has been threatening me and others to extort money. I have given a commercial place on rent. My tenants were getting some work done, and she objected to it. Being the owner of the place, I intervened in it.”
He also added that the woman who complained against him herself has done an illegal construction on the second floor.
Well, this is not the first time, when the actor has been caught in a controversy. Earlier also, the singer had been booked by the Oshiwara police for allegedly molesting and abusing a 34-year-old woman at a Durga Puja pandal in Lokhandwala.
Meanwhile, the police said they will gather more evidence in the case before taking any further action. Bhattacharya further told Hindustan Times that he has not been contacted by the police yet.