July 16, 2012 4:35:50 am
Apprehensive of her security,Pinki Pramanik on Sunday sought police protection and also filed a complaint of theft against the woman on whose allegation the Asiad gold medallist was put behind bars.
I have been out of my house for almost a month and when I returned I found many of my belongings missing. So,I have filed a complaint at the Baguihati police station and sought police protection, Pramanik said.
We have received a complaint of theft and Pramanik has named Anamika Acharya in the complaint. We are looking into the matter, an officer of the Baguihati police station said.
Meanwhile,Pramanik hit out at media,claiming her innocence. She (Anamika) has made a false allegation but the media has projected her as a victim and has been targeting me. I feel threatened and insecure, said Pramanik.
Incidentally,the athlete was arrested and subsequently remanded to judicial custody after her former live-in partner brought rape charges against her. Pramanik was granted bail on July 10,after 26 days in prison. She maintained that she was framed and became a victim of conspiracy.
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