Monday, December 11, 2017

Dangal actress molestation: Who is Vikas Sachdeva? All you need to know about accused and incident

It became one of the top stories of the day when the Dangal girl’s alleged molestation incident grabbed the limelight. Now, cracking the whip, the Mumbai police on Sunday night arrested the man who allegedly molested the Dangal actor onboard a Delhi-Mumbai flight. The famous actor, who shot to fame after Aamir Khan’s Dangal movie, had alleged that she was molested by a middle-aged co-passenger on board the Vistara flight on Saturday night. The Mumbai police had registered a case against an unknown person in connection with the incident. However, the identity of the accused was not immediately revealed but now his details have been made public.

Here are details of the man accused of molesting the minor girl:-
– His name is Vikas Sachdev
– He is 39 years old
– Reportedly, he is businessman in Mumbai
– Sachdev has been booked under section 354 (Assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty) of IPC, and relevant sections of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO) since the actor is a minor.
– He will be produced in the court on Monday
–  She had narrated her ordeal on Instagram via live video.
– In the video, which she recorded immediately after deboarding the flight, the 17-year-old actor broke down several times.
– After the matter came to light, a woman police officer was sent to the hotel, where the actor is staying to record her statement, and a case was registered against an unknown person at Sahar Police station.
– The investigation is on.
11/12/17 Financial Express