Earlier today, we told you about the shocking incident which took place on-the-sets of ALTBalaji’s under-production show ‘Fixer’.
The cast and crew of the show were allegedly attacked by drunken goons while shooting.
Now, the latest update in the case is that Police has arrested 3 goons in the case. “We have arrested them early today from different parts of Thane. We have charged them under various Indian Penal Code Sections 326, 143, 180 and others,” Kishore Khairnar, senior police inspector of Kasarvadavali Police Station, told IANS.
Police arrest 3 accused for attacking Mahie Gill
They shall be produced before a local court later on Thursday for remand, Khairnar added, saying efforts are on to trace the other suspects involved in the incident.
In the video shared by Tigmanshu Dhulia who was part of the cast, the show’s producer Sakett Saawhney and actor Mahie Gill alleged they were beaten up by drunk goons.
I was there when it happened on the sets of fixer at Mira road drunk goons thrashed our unit Santosh thundiyal cameraman got six stitches. Pathetic pic.twitter.com/eWnJ55YXzv
— Tigmanshu Dhulia (@dirtigmanshu) June 19, 2019
“We were shooting in a factory today with valid permission and due money paid to the location manager. We were shooting since 7 am and around 4.30 pm, some four people barged in, drunk, with sticks and rods in their hands.
“They attacked our artistes, technicians and crew. They said we cannot shoot there without their permission. There was no scope for dialogue, discussion. They manhandled women, attacked our director of photography, our director has dislocated his shoulder,” Sakett said in the video.