Bollywood actor Inder Kumar has been arrested by the Versova police on Friday (April 25) after a 22-year-old woman claimed he had been raping her under the pretext of getting her roles in films.
The woman, who is a model. alleged in her statement to the Versova police that Inder Kumar, who played the role of Akshay Kumar’s younger brother in movie ‘Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi’ had convinced her that he would get her main lead roles and asked her to stay with him at his Versova flat in Andheri West.
V Parmale, senior police inspector of Versova police station said that they have sent the woman for a medical check up and awaiting the reports.
“This seems to be a case of casting couch. We have booked Inder Kumar for rape under section 376 and 506 for criminal intimidation under the Indian Penal Code,” said a police officer from the Versova police station.