FIR against T-SERIES head Bhushan Kumar on rape
A case of rape has been registered against Bhushan Kumar, the Managing Director of the music company T-SERIESconfirmed the Mumbai Police on Friday. According to the police, a 30-year old women has alleged that se was lured by offering to work in a T-SERIES and raped by Bhushan.
Although no arrest has been made, a probe is currently in progress.
“Case registered u/s 376 IPC against Bhushan Kumar, managing director, T-Series, at DN Nagar Police station on the rape of a 30-year-old woman on the pretext of engaging her for a project at the company. Probe underway, no arrests made till now,” a Police source confirmed in a report on ANI,
Kumar has been booked under IPC sections 376 (rape), 420 (cheating), 506 (criminal intimidation).
Back in 2018 when the #MeToo movement against sexual assaults at the workplace had begun in India, similar were made against Kumar. However, it is not clear if the same woman has registered the FIR.