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Actor Ahwaan Kumar arrested for allegedly raping his girlfriend

India TV Entertainment Desk 27 Nov 2014, 12:58:44 PM IST
India TV Entertainment Desk

New Delhi: Television actor Ahwaan Kumar has been arrested for allegedly raping his girlfriend who too is a telly actress. Ahwaan was arrested by the Oshiwara police after complaint was lodged against him by the victim on November 22, 2014. An FIR was registered under sections 376 (rape) and 507 (Criminal intimidation by an anonymous communication) of Indian Penal Code (IPC) on November 22, 2014.

The story hereby about them is that Ahwaan and the actress met on the sets of a telly serial in 2011 and since then they were in a relationship.

According to reports, Ahwaan promised to marry her and on that pretext he continued his relationship. But when the actress informed him that she is pregnant, Ahwaan asked her to abort following, which she was admitted to a nursing home in Andheri on February 12th 2012. And the child was aborted. According to hospital records, Ahwaan's name is listed as actress' husband.

The actress also told to police that Ahwaan did met his parents and when she was pregnant she asked him to do a court marriage with her.

While the child was aborted, Ahwaan asked her to concentrate on career. The actor also cited ‘Kundali' reasons that they are not matching to give up her idea of marriage.

Not finding any success in his attempt, Ahwaan started abusing and threatening her and her parents.

Finally the case was lodged and Ahwaan is in police custody for now. A leading daily quoted Subhash Bele, a senior police inspector of Oshiwara police station as saying, "The accused is in our custody. We are doing a background check on the facts and records, and a proper investigation will be conducted."

There have been numerous other cases in Bollywood where mostly the male fraternity has been accused of indecent behavior towards women.

National Awards winner filmmaker Subhash Kapoor also allegedly molested actress Geetika Tyagi earlier this year while ‘Ek Villain's ‘Galiyaan' singer Ankit Tiwari too was arrested for raping his girlfriend.