Tv actor Pracheen Chauhan who had appeared in the popular show, ‘Kasautii Zindagii Kay’, has been arrested by Kurar Police in Malad East. The actor is reportedly taken in custody from his house due to charges of molestation.
According to the reports, Senior Isnspector Prakash Vele at Kurar Police Station stated that, “The woman approached us and alleged that Pracheen Chauhan touched her inappropriately in an inebriated state.”
The actor has been booked under charges of a sexual offense, and it has left everyone in shock. The police arrested the actor on July 3 after the girl filed a complaint against the actor. The victim registered an FIR against Pracheen. The police have registered the case under sections 354, 342,323, 502 based on the complaint of the victim.
On the work front, actor Pracheen had made his tv debut with the popular tv show ‘Kasuatii Zindagii Kay’ as Subroto Basu. He also appeared in ‘Kuchh Jhuki Palkain’, ‘Sinndoor Tere Naam Ka Saat Phere’, and ‘Maat Pitaah Ke Charnon Mein Swarg’ on Colors TV. Pracheen rose to fame for portraying his role Abhimanyu in the YouTube channel, web series, ‘Pyar Ka Punch’.
Earlier, tv actor ‘Naagin’ fame ‘Pearl V Puri’ arrested under the charges of a sexual offence. Reportedly, he was accused of rape and molestation. The actor booked under Protection of Children from sexual offences Act, 2012.