Mumbai: India’s MeToo movement has kick off a storm after Tanushree Dutta alleged sexual misconduct by Nana Patekar in 2008, from stand up comedians to journalists and various working women have open-up with their ordeal to recieve justice .
A flight attendant on Tuesday alleged that Bollywood singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya sexually harassed her, ‘almost kissing and nibbling me on my left ear’ on her Facebook account. The flight attendant accused Abhijeet of sexually harassing her back in 1998. Taking to her Facebook post, she narrated the details of the incident. Further, she shared that Bhattacharya had twisted her arms, pulled her towards him and screamed in her ear, almost nibbling and kissing her at a hotel in Kolkata.
#AbhijeetBhattacharya grabbed me by wrist and pulled me closer for refusing to dance or get intimate with him . This…
However, when Indian Express reached out Abhijeet Bhattacharya, he responded to the allegations with an insulting jibe, he said “I don’t know against whom should I take action. Why should I give attention to that person? You are giving it importance not me. Most of the people who are coming out right now are dirty, ugly people. Koi mota hai koi patla hai. No one deserves (the attention). Just to grab some attention they are coming out. Most of the fat and ugly girls are blaming and I wasn’t born at that time,” concluding with a laugh.
Abhijeet Bhattacharya was earlier in the news for a case that was filed against the singer for allegedly abusing and harassing a woman. the complaint was lodged at the Amboli police station in Mumbai after a woman had reportedly said that Abhijeet had abused her during a telephonic conversation. The argument between the two took place over some drilling work in their society, as reported. According to reports, the woman claimed that she was abused by the singer for the same.