Last week, Tanushree Dutta alleged that her Horn Okay Pleassss co-star Nana Patekar sexually harassed her on the set of the film 10 years previously.
Nana Patekar has since, laughed on the allegation, claimed to have despatched her a licensed uncover and now said that he’ll keep a press conference referring to the issue.
However, Dutta in an interview with ANI revealed that she has however to acquire a licensed uncover, saying that she is in talks collectively together with her attorneys that Patekar should “step up his recreation”.
“Given the present developments, I am putting collectively a employees of attorneys and advocates to defend my pursuits. Moreover reverse to claims made by Nana Patekar’s lawyer, I’ve not obtained any licensed uncover. So bluffmaster Gogo should step up his recreation a bit proper right here,” she said.
“…In its place of setting up empty threats to intimidate me into silence, ship me a licensed uncover after which you’ll word what I am going to do with it,” added the actor.
Dutta went on to say, “That’s the story of quite a few hundreds and hundreds in our nation who’re nonetheless prepared for justice because of they obtained dragged into an web of licensed mumbo-jumbo and have been silenced into submission. They make a mockery of not solely our judiciary however as well as our esteemed construction by making an attempt to disrupt a person’s freedom of speech by such threats.”
The actor moreover hopes India’s Bar Affiliation will take licensed movement in opposition to Patekar. “The lawyer alongside alongside together with his client should be questioned and delivered to exercise. I’ve obtained a humble request to the bar affiliation of India to call out and take movement in opposition to him and completely different such people who help perpetrators further harass their victims and witnesses inside the identification of laws,”
On Friday Patekar said that he is “in technique of a sending licensed uncover to Tanushree Dutta, as she has made false allegations and has spoken untruth. We’re going to ship the uncover later within the current day which is ready to primarily a uncover searching for an apology for her statements making allegations.”
Tanushree had alleged that in a music sequence Patekar “was grabbing me by the arms, pushing me round then he would ask the choreographers to manoeuvre and practice me recommendations on find out how to dance, and the next issue I do know he wished to do was an intimate sequence with me. It was ridiculous.”
She has since gained assist from Bollywood celebs.