Bollywood Choreographer Ganesh Acharya Granted Bail In Sexual Harassment Case


A Justice of the Peace’s court docket right here on Thursday granted bail to Bollywood choreographer Ganesh Acharya in a sexual harassment case. A case was registered towards Acharya at suburban Amboli Police Station in February 2020 for allegedly beating up an assistant choreographer.

Acharya, who has by no means been arrested within the case, was granted bail after he appeared earlier than the Justice of the Peace’s court docket right here. The complainant has alleged that Acharya and two others had assaulted her throughout a operate of the Indian Movie and Tv Choreographers Affiliation in Andheri on January 26, 2020.

Amongst different issues, the lady claimed that Acharya had compelled her to look at pornographic movies each time she went to satisfy him at his workplace in 2009-10, and additional alleged that he had victimised different ladies as properly.

A case below sections 354-A (sexual harassment), 354-C (watching, or capturing the picture of a lady participating in a personal act), 354-D (stalking), 506 (legal intimidation) and 509 (phrase, gesture or act meant to insult the modesty of a lady) of the IPC has been registered towards the choreographer, who has denied all of the allegations.

-With PTI Enter


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