- Richa launched a press release in reference to the Anurag Kashyap row
- Richa Chadha can be taking authorized motion within the matter
- “No girl ought to misuse their liberties,” stated her assertion
Actress Richa Chadha despatched a authorized discover to the actress who has accused filmmaker Anurag Kashyap of sexual harassment, Ms Chadha introduced on social media on Monday night; Ms Chadha stated earlier in a lawyer’s assertion that she “condemns the act of her identify being unnecessarily and falsely dragged in a derogatory method into controversies and allegations being lately raised by third events.” Richa Chadha is certainly one of three actresses invoked by Mr Kashyap’s accuser in an interview to ABN Telugu. She claims that Anurag Kashyap described Ms Chadha and the opposite ladies as “only a name away” to which the actress claims to have stated in reply, “You may have given likelihood to Richa Chadha, Mahie Gill, Huma Qureshi… they’re so nominal wanting ladies. Typically administrators do not give them likelihood however you may have performed an incredible job. However I’m not mentally ready for this proper now.”
On Monday morning, Richa Chadha launched this assertion made on behalf by her lawyer: ‘Our Consumer ‘Ms. Richa Chadha’, condemns the act of her identify being unnecessarily and falsely dragged in a derogatory method into controversies and allegations being lately raised by third events. Although our Consumer believes that genuinely wronged ladies ought to get justice in any respect prices, there are legislations which can be supposed to make sure that ladies have an equal standing of their office and to make sure that they’ve a cordial office through which their dignity and self-respect is protected. No girl ought to misuse their liberties to harass different ladies with unsubstantiated or non-existent, false and baseless allegations. Our Consumer has initiated acceptable authorized motion and shall additional pursue her authorized rights and treatments in regulation as could also be suggested in her greatest curiosity.”
In an replace posted on Monday night, Ms Chadha stated that a delicate copy of the authorized discover had been despatched to the actress; a tough copy delivered to her residence was rejected. Read the post here.
Anurag Kashyap solid Richa Chadha in her breakout function as Nagma Khatoon in his two-part crime drama Gangs Of Wasseypur in 2012. Huma Qureshi made her debut in the identical mission; Mahie Gill starred in Mr Kashyap’s acclaimed 2009 movie Dev D.
Learn Richa Chadha’s full assertion right here:
Anurag Kashyap has strenuously denied the allegations of sexual harassment and in addition launched a lawyer’s assertion: “‘My consumer, Anurag Kashyap, has been deeply pained by the false allegations of sexual misconduct which have lately surfaced in opposition to him. These allegations are fully false, malicious and dishonest. It’s unhappy that a social motion as vital because the #metoo motion has been co-opted by vested pursuits and decreased to a mere device for character assassination. Fictitious allegations of this nature severely undermine the motion and search to unconscionably commerce upon the ache and trauma of precise victims of sexual harassment and abuse. My consumer has been suggested about his rights and treatments in regulation and intends to pursue them to the fullest extent.”
Actress Kangana Ranaut, who tweeted in help of the actress who accused Mr Kashyap, offensively commented on Anurag Kashyap’s failed marriages. In response, Mr Kashyap’s former companions Aarti Bajaj (divorced 2009) and Kalki Koechlin (divorced 2015), jumped to his defence. “Do not let this social media circus get to you,” wrote Kalki whereas Aarti Bajaj shared: “Maintain empowering ladies as you do.”