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Tanushree Dutta records statement with Mumbai police

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

Wednesday visited suburban police to record her statement in connection with a complaint of filed by her against Nana Patekar, a said.

has accused Patekar of touching her inappropriately on the sets of a Bollywood film in 2008.

"reached the police station at around 7:30 PM to record her statement in the matter. The process is on," the said without elaborating.

In her complaint filed on Saturday, Dutta claimed that during the shooting of a song sequence for the film, she was inappropriately touched by Patekar even after she had clearly mentioned that she will not perform lewd, vulgar or uncomfortable steps.

Dutta had also claimed that she had complained to the song's Ganesh Acharya, but she was forced to do scenes which were intimate and included Patekar touching her inappropriately.

After she decided to walk out of the film, her car was vandalised by goons who, she alleged, were from the Raj Thackeray-led MNS, Dutta had stated.

The on Tuesday issued notices to Patekar, Samee Siddiqui, Acharya and

The commission also wrote to Mumbai police, seeking information on the action it had taken on Dutta's complaint.

Patekar has denied he misbehaved with Dutta on the sets of the film, calling her claims a "lie".

The 67-year-old actor's has sent a legal notice to Dutta.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Wed, October 10 2018. 21:30 IST
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