A Young actress has filed a complaint in Kundrathur Police station, she stated, that the three men sexually assaulted her on Sunday and they also took away 5 sovereign (40 gm) gold chain worth Rs 1.2 lakh and Rs 3,000 in cash. The police has started the search for the men on the basis of physical descriptions provided by the actress.
The actress told to Police, the men allegedly lured her to the house after promising her a role in a movie. Later they trapped and sexually assaulted her. They also videographed the act and threatened to her to post the video clips on the social media sites if she lodged police complaint against them.
The actress also said to the police, “I received a phone call a week ago from a man, who said that he was a producer and his name was Kumar.”
When she (the actress) informed about the call to these three men, they said, the producer Kumar wanted to meet you about a role. He has arranged a location in Porur for the meeting.
When she reached there, two men came and took her to meet the producer. They booked a cab and one of them got in with her whereas the other followed on the bike. When they reached to a house in Kundrathur, they locked her in a room and raped her at knifepoint.
Now days number of actress are speaking about the casting couch and sexual harassment in film Industry. In Bollywood Ileana D’Cruz, Saroj Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Radhika Apte, Kalki Koechlin, Tisca Chopra have already have spoken up against the prevalence of casting couch in the industry. In Tollywood controversial actress Sri Reddy’s casting couch act has already created lot of buzz.