Man Who Slapped Indian Actress Gauhar Khan Appear in Court Today

Man Who Slapped Indian Actress Gauhar Khan Appear in Court Today | PakistanTribe.comMUMBAI: Akil Malik is schedule to appear in court for slapping the Bollywood actress Gauhar Khan while she was busy shooting for a television show at Film City. 

Akil Malik is in police custody. Malik is in police custody custody and will be presented today in the court for seeking remand for the next 7 days under section 323 & 354 (molestation, outraging the modesty of a woman) and 506 (threatening using force) of the IPC.

Earler, Bollywood actress and model Gauhar Khan was allegedly slapped by an audience member for wearing a short skirt during the recording of an Indian reality show.

Mohammed Akil Mallick is accused of assault and criminal intimidation following the incident at the Film City studio in Goregaon, near Mumbai, during recording for the Raw Star music talent show. He reportedly told police officers that because she is Muslim, Khan should not wear revealing clothing or dance in a racy manner.

Mohammad Akil Malik, 24, had been coming over to the show, as a member of the audience, for the past two to three days.

A source from the show told that “There were over 2,500 people present at the venue with 250 bouncers,”. “Yet a 24-year-old guy in the crowd teased Khan and got into an argument with her. While he was being escorted out of the place, he managed to go up on stage and slapped her.”

The source continued: “It was chaos after the security pulled the man away. Gauahar was shocked and was crying a lot. A stunned Gauahar didn’t understand what happened. Though the shooting was stopped, Gauahar took a break of an hour to gather her bearings and then reported back on stage to finish the leftover one-hour shoot.”

Khan, who has appeared in roughly half a dozen films and had a lead role in 2009’s Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year, was appearing as a host for Raw Star. In 2013, she won Bigg Boss, the Indian version of Celebrity Big Brother.

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