Actor Madhur Mittal, who had been booked for allegedly injuring and sexually assaulting his former girlfriend, has been granted interim safety from arrest by the Mumbai courtroom. Mittal performed a pivotal function in Danny Boyle’s Oscar profitable movie Slumdog Millionaire.
Based on the anticipatory bail utility filed by Mittal, he proposed to his girlfriend in December when he visited her in Goa. After Mittal got here again to Mumbai, his girlfriend adopted him every week later and stayed together with his household in Mumbai for 4 days. Across the identical time, she requested Mittal to get a “promise ring” to which he agreed and began to search for it.
Mittal says that he’s a widely known actor and the lady is a mannequin and a struggling actress. They received to know one another by way of social media.
Mittal alleged that the lady didn’t get alongside together with his mom. She picked up an argument together with his mom and left the home. She additionally allegedly requested him to search for a home the place the 2 may keep collectively. In January, the lady began pressuring him to share the hire of the house the place she was residing. Mittal says that the lady additionally pressured him to get a joint account of their title and was asking him to not share his monetary good points together with his household.
In February, when Mittal received busy for a shoot in Jaipur and couldn’t take note of his relationship, the lady received upset and threatened to interrupt up. After wrapping up the shoot, Mittal returned to Mumbai on February 13. He says that he was invited by the lady they usually consummated their relationship together with her consent. Nevertheless, the lady picked up a struggle with him and requested him to go away.
Mittal says that he received busy in one other challenge and thought he would pacify her later. However 10 days later, she registered an FIR on the Khar police station. Mittal states that he all the time had the intention of marrying the lady.
Whereas praying for reduction from arrest, Mittal states that he has many work associated contractual obligations and if he will get arrested, he won’t be able to fulfil them and that might result in many authorized proceedings in opposition to him.
Advocate Saveena Bedi Sachchar argued that the lady delayed in submitting the FIR as her intention was to defame the actor. Authorities pleader Meera Choudhary opposed the plea.
Choose S P Agarwal after listening to the arguments by each side has reserved the order for March 26, 2021. The choose whereas reserving the order granted reduction from arrest to Mittal. The choose stated, “Contemplating the character of offence and circumstances of the case, police are directed to not take any coercive motion in opposition to the accused until subsequent.”