After being “falsely dragged” into the Anurag Kashyap controversy, Richa Chadha will take legal action.


Richa Chadha Will Take Legal Action After Being 'Falsely Dragged' Into Anurag Kashyap Controversy

Richa Chadha shared this pic (courtesy therichachadha)


  • Richa launched a press release in reference to the Anurag Kashyap row
  • Richa Chadha might be taking authorized motion within the matter
  • “No lady ought to misuse their liberties,” stated her assertion

New Delhi:

Actress Richa Chadha has launched a press release made on behalf by her lawyer after being named in an issue that blew up over the weekend on alleged sexual harassment by filmmaker Anurag Kashyap. The assertion says Ms Chadha “condemns the act of her identify being unnecessarily and falsely dragged in a derogatory method into controversies and allegations being not too long ago raised by third events” and that she might be taking authorized motion. Anurag Kashyap has been accused of sexual misconduct by an actress, who instructed ABN Telugu that Mr Kashyap claimed Richa Chadha and others have been “only a name away” – in response, the aactress stated to Anurag Kashyap You’ve gotten given probability to Richa Chadha, Mahie Gill, Huma Qureshi… they’re so nominal trying women. Typically administrators do not give them probability however you may have performed an excellent job. However I’m not mentally ready for this proper now,” she instructed ABN Telugu.

Richa Chadha’s response to the actress’ declare is that this lawyer’s assertion: ‘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 not too long ago raised by third events. Although our Consumer believes that genuinely wronged girls ought to get justice in any respect prices, there are legislations which are supposed to make sure that girls have an equal standing of their office and to make sure that they’ve a cordial office during which their dignity and self-respect is protected. No lady ought to misuse their liberties to harass different girls 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 finest curiosity.”

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 undertaking; 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 likewise launched a lawyer’s assertion: “‘My shopper, Anurag Kashyap, has been deeply pained by the false allegations of sexual misconduct which have not too long ago surfaced towards him. These allegations are fully false, malicious and dishonest. It’s unhappy {that a} social motion as essential because the #metoo motion has been co-opted by vested pursuits and lowered to a mere software for character assassination. Fictitious allegations of this nature significantly undermine the motion and search to unconscionably commerce upon the ache and trauma of precise victims of sexual harassment and abuse. My shopper 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: “Preserve empowering girls as you do.”