A cheating case has been filed against bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan and eight other people in Chennai’s Kodungaiyar area for duping a Chennai-based stockist of Rs 21 lakh.
The complainant, R Muralidharan said that he was appointed as a stockist by Hrithik at a Gurgaon-based firm for Hrithik’s brand of merchandise products under the brand name “HRX” launched in the year 2014 by Hrithik Roshan.
Muralidharan alleged that Hrithik and 8 men conspired against him to dupe him of Rs 21 lakh. The stockist also accused the firm of not regularly supplying the products. He mentioned that Hrithik and others even dissolved that marketing team without letting him know. As a result, the products became stagnated without sales. He claimed when he tried to return some product, the brand refused to take it back.
A case under Section 420 of Indian Penal Code (IPC) [cheating and dishonestly inducing delivery of property’ is registered against Hrithik Roshan and other 8 accused by the Kodungaiyur police station.
Meanwhile, on the work front, Hrithik will be next seen in Vikas Bahl’s film Super 30. The film is being helmed by Queen director Vikas Bahl and is scheduled to release in January 2019.