Kolkata: A taxi driver got arrested on Tuesday for allegedly making lewd comments against the Tollywood actress Mimi Chakraborty while she was travelling in her car last night.
The actor turned Trinamool Congress MP, protested and filed a complaint in Gariahat police station.
The incident happened on Monday night near Ballygunge Phari area. The accused has been identified as Deba Yadav, a 33-year-old taxi driver.
“The fact of the case is that on 14.9.20 at 13.30 hrs while the complainant was moving on her car along Gariahat road from Ballygunge phanri towards Gariahat crossing, an unknown driver of taxi misbehaved with the complainant,” Mimi’s complaint read.
According to sources, Deba has been charged under sections 354, 354A, 354D, 509 of the Indian Penal Code.
Mimi, who is one of the leading actresses in Tollywood, will soon be seen as Mahishasuramardini in Mahalaya special show. The show will feature actor Jeetu Kamal as Ram and Madhumita Sarcar as Sita.