Mumbai: Ashish Bhavsar, a small-time film producer has been arrested for allegedly raping a model here.
According to cops, an FIR was registered at Goregaon police station against the accused in March this year on the basis of the woman’s complaint, reports ANI.
“The woman, who works as a model, had filed a complaint against Ashish Bhavsar in March at Goregaon police station. Based on the complaint, an FIR under sections 376 and 506(2) of the Indian Penal Code was registered. The accused is arrested now after the cancellation of his anticipatory bail,” the police said.
The police added the model alleged the producer raped her promising her a role in his movie. “After the rape, the accused threatened the victim that if she told anyone, he would kill her. After his arrest, the accused was presented in court where the court sent him to police custody till September 9,” cops informed ANI.