Preity Zinta files sexual harrasment case against ex-beau Ness Wadia

Preity was in a relationship with Ness, but the duo parted ways a long time back.

By: Press Trust of India | Mumbai | Updated: June 14, 2014 10:44 am
Preity Zinta was in a steady relationship with Ness Wadia. Preity Zinta was in a steady relationship with Ness Wadia.

Bollywood actress Preity Zinta, who is also co-owner of Kings XI Punjab cricket team, has filed a police complaint against her former boyfriend and businessman Ness Wadia, alleging that he molested, abused and threatened her inside Wankhede stadium in south Mumbai.

Read: Ness Wadia claims innocence as Preity Zinta says she was abused by him earlier as well

The 39-year-old actress filed the police complaint last night alleging that she was molested by Wadia (44) inside Wankhede stadium on May 30, police sources at Marine Drive Police station told PTI.

On May 30, an IPL match between KingsXI Punjab and Chennai Super Kings was played in Wankhede stadium.

She gave a written complaint following which an FIR was registered against Wadia under IPC sections 354 (Assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty), 504 (Intentional insult with intent to provoke breach of the
peace), 506 (Punishment for criminal intimidation) and 509 (Word, gesture or act intended to insult the modesty of a woman), police sources added.

The actress and the businessman had broken their five-year long relationship sometime back.

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    Anil Gudhekar
    Jun 14, 2014 at 2:05 am
    Refused to marry is not ual harrasment .....why Priti allows him to do such before marrige? thats means she willingly done so.
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      Bhagwan Das
      Jun 13, 2014 at 7:44 pm
      LOL! It happened the first time?
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        srinivas j
        Jun 14, 2014 at 6:14 am
        Read carefully new statement, he said how can I ualt Preity when she is always suurounded by bouncers, means he was willing to harras if there were no bouncers
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          minna
          Jun 14, 2014 at 10:00 am
          I believe Preity. She may have consented or forgiven for certain behaviour when they were in relationship. That doesnt mean he can still treat her the same way after breaking off the relationship. Rich man's son, may be always used to getting his way
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            anand
            Jun 14, 2014 at 3:43 am
            shocked to see the news. but why media so late ? should have made news on that day itself. Its time to review our laws.
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              Upadhyaya Bishan
              Jun 14, 2014 at 4:41 am
              Certain professions however exalted,remain questionable.
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                Rajesh
                Jun 13, 2014 at 10:06 pm
                If she is honest , hope he is punished to full extent of Law.You are setting a good example for other women and giving them courage to come forward if they are mistreateddia needs more women to stand up.
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