Manvendra Singh, the ‘struggling’ actor who allegedly stalked actor Katrina Kaif and threatened her husband-actor Vicky Kaushal on social media, was produced at a Bandra courtroom in Mumbai on Tuesday. The Mumbai Police clicked photos with 30-year-old Manvendra exterior the courtroom. (Also Read | Man arrested for sending threats to Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif, stalking her)

Earlier on Monday, the police arrested Manvendra hours after Vicky Kaushal lodged a criticism on the Santacruz police station. Speaking with Hindustan Times, Deputy Commissioner of Police (zone 9) Manjunath Singhe confirmed the arrest, “We have taken him into custody and the investigation is going on.” A case was registered beneath Sections 506 (2) (felony intimidation) and 354 (d) (stalking) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Section 67 (transmitting obscene supplies) of the Information Technology Act, 2000.

A provide had moreover knowledgeable Hindustan Times, “The tales flying spherical had been exaggerated. It’s not as extreme as one of the simplest ways it’s being reported. This is a stalker who reveals up from time to time unannounced and has been harassing her for a really very long time. The authorities have been notified of the similar and a criticism has been filed.”

Speaking about what Vicky knowledgeable them, an officer throughout the Santacruz police station said, “The actor claimed that the harassment and threatening had been taking place for a lot of days after which he decided to technique the police and lodge a criticism.” Katrina and Vicky haven’t however commented on the matter in public however.

This will not be the first time {that a} Bollywood movie star has obtained threats. Prior to Vicky and Katrina, actor Swara Bhasker in June obtained a demise menace through a letter. The letter was despatched to the actor’s residence positioned in Versova. After receiving the letter, Swara approached Versova police station and lodged a criticism in opposition to unidentified people.

Actor Salman Khan and his father Salim Khan moreover obtained a demise menace letter a month up to now. The letter was found by the security staff and the police on a bench the place Salim usually takes a break all through his morning walks.

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