Casting couch scandal hits Chandigarh: model and wannabe actor alleges rape
Chandigarh: Late last night, police arrested Gaganpreet against whom a city based model had alleged rape. The model in her complaint said that he had raped her on the pretext of making her the heroine of his Punjabi movie.
Police have registered a case in sector 3 police station. The complainant is a model, is married and has a child.
The accused hails from SAS Nagar and had allegedly threatened the girl at gunpoint to keep silent.
According to details provided by the victim, she had agreed to meet him because he had made big promises of introducing her to top producers whom he knew. That day the two had consumed beer and then more liquor behind Sukhna Laker after which the woman fell unconscious.
Medical examination has confirmed rape.
Police are trying to trace the accused from mobile phone records.