Malayalam actor Sreenath Bhasi was on Monday arrested by the Maradu Police after a girl journalist working in a web-based media complained of being verbally abused throughout an interview held final week. For the reason that fees are bailable, he’s anticipated to stroll out of the Maradu Police station after sureties are offered.
Bhasi is reported to have misplaced cool whereas being interviewed after probing questions have been put earlier than him at an interview which was achieved in the midst of selling his newest movie, ‘Chattambi’.
The video of Bhasi’s interview that has led to a case being filed towards him has been circulating on social media. One of many questions requested of Bhasi was to charge his co-actors on the premise of their ‘rowdiness’. Although Bhasi tried to deflect the query at first, it appeared like he turned stressed when the interview was not progressing effectively. He was heard within the video asking if he might depart.
After this, Bhasi requested the anchor to chorus from posing ‘foolish’ questions. The actor was additionally heard telling the crew to cease filming. The YouTube channel alleged that Bhasi verbally abused the crew after the digicam was turned off. In a video posted on the channel, the crew alleges that Bhasi used swear phrases that have been deeply insulting to girls. Bhasi was interviewed by two feminine anchors when this incident occurred.
After sensing bother, he later apologised by saying that he has not abused anybody and simply responded in a manner that all individual would when insulted and emphatically stated he has achieved no incorrect.
The video has left the web divided. A number of individuals got here out in his assist whereas others bashed him.
However the police registered the case and requested him to current earlier than them. On Monday morning, he sought a day’s depart to look earlier than them and that was granted.
However later modified his thoughts and knowledgeable the police that he can come on Monday itself. After an hour’s questioning, the police arrested the younger actor.
Bhasi started as a radio jockey after which was a video jockey and it was in 2011 that he made his movie debut within the blockbuster movie ‘Pranayam’ directed by Blessy and starring Mohanlal and Anupam Kher. After that there was no wanting again, to this point he has acted in round 50 movies.