Kasautii Zindagi actor Kay Pracheen Chauhan arrested in sexual assault case

Actor Pracheen Chauhan, who works in the Hindi television industry, has been arrested by Mumbai police for allegedly assaulting a woman. According to the ANI news agency, Mumbai police said a case had been registered against him.

“TV actor Pracheen Chauhan, who also appeared in ‘Kasauti Zindagi Kay’ season 1, has been arrested for allegedly assaulting a girl. One case has been recorded: Mumbai police,” the tweeted. ANI.

According to reports, Pracheen allegedly assaulted the intoxicated woman, who then approached the police and filed a complaint. Police said they arrested him under section 354 of the Indian Penal Code. He will be presented to a holiday court on Sunday.

Prakash Bele, head of the main police station in Kurar village, Malad (East), told The Times of India: “The complainant and a friend were invited by the accused to his residence on June 30. The accused was drunk and touched her inappropriately. He was brought before the Borivali court today and was remanded in custody for 14 days.

The actor rose to fame playing Subroto Basu in Kasautii Zindagi Kay season 1. Pracheen has also appeared in many Hindi TV series including Saat Phere, Kutumb, Maat Pitaah Ke Charnon Mein Swarg, Sinndoor Tere Naam Ka, Haatim, between other. He was last seen on the 2020 show Shaadi Mubarak.

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