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Vikas Bahl removed from Kabir Khan's '83' amid sexual assault allegations

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

Filmmaker will no longer be associated with Khan's "83", days after a woman employee at Films reiterated her allegations of molestation against the He was on board as one of the producers.

Last year, the woman employee at Films, which had as one of the partners along side Anurag Kashyap, Vikramaditya Motwane and Madhu Mantena, had alleged that behaved inappropriately with her during a trip to

There were reports that the "Queen" was dropped from any further associations with "83", the forthcoming film, starring Ranveer Singh, which chronicles India's iconic maiden win.

When asked, confirmed the to PTI, "Yes, Bahl will not have any credit on '83'."

Bahl has been accused of sexual harassment by a former employee of the company, which was dissolved ahead of a HuffPost article that detailed the victim's account and how the production house failed to take action.

Both Kashyap and Motwane have since distanced themselves from Bahl in separate statements.

On Monday, Hrithik Roshan, who stars in Bahl's next directorial "Super 30", broke his silence saying it is "impossible" for him to work with any person "guilty of such grave misconduct".

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First Published: Tue, October 09 2018. 18:20 IST
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