TV actor Pracheen Chauhan who was arrested for allegedly molesting a 22-year-old actress has been granted bail.
Pracheen Chauhan, who has been accused of molestation by a 22-year-old actress, was produced before the Borivali court today. He was granted bail.
Pracheen Chauhan has been booked under sections 354, 342, 323, 502 (2) of the Indian Penal Code. According to the Indian Express report, Chauhan organized a party on the night of July 1, Thursday. The complainant was present at the party where she was allegedly molested by the actor. She then went back home after which she registered a complaint at Kurar Village Police Station. Her statement was recorded and a case was filed under serious sections of molestation, wrongful confinement, and assault.
Prakash Bele, Senior PI Kurar Village police station, Malad (East), says, “The complainant along with a friend was invited by the accused to his residence on June 30. The accused was drunk and touched her inappropriately. He was produced before the Borivali court today and has been granted bail.”
Pracheen has featured in several TV shows, including Kutumb, Kasautii Zindagii Kay, Sinndoor Tere Naam Ka, Saat Phere: Saloni Ka Safar, Maat Pitah Ke Charnon Mein Swarg and Havan. He recently made a comeback on the small screen with Shaadi Mubarak. The show, which launched in August 2020, wrapped up in April this year.