Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, who has been making headlines these days, appeared before National Commission for Women (NCW) earlier this week to make clear the sexual abuse allegations levelled towards him. The case was reportedly filed towards the promoter of a modeling agency. The filmmaker stated that he had no affiliation with the agency.
In a statement given to NCW that was finally shared on their official Twitter deal with that learn, “I appeared before the Hon’ble Commission today in the context of the complaint filed by Ms. Yogita Bhayana, Founder of People against Rapes in India against Mr. Sunny Verma, promoter of the modeling firm. I was summoned to appear as my name and images were used by the company for the promotion of their event Mr. and Miss. Glamour 2020, scheduled to be held in November 2020.”
“I was approached to attend this event as a Chief Guest, I had responded that in the current COVID 19 circumstances, I would not attend any event. I could give it thought closer to November, depending on the circumstances at the relevant time. I have neither entered into any agreement nor received any monetary consideration for the event. Unfortunately, my name and images were picked up from social media and misused in relation to the event without my consent and authority. When I confronted them on this, they have apologized profusely and withdrawn all my images in association with the event,” the statement learn.
The notices had been issued to Mouni Roy, Esha Gupta, Urvashi Rautela, Prince Narula, and Rannvijay Singha to document witness statements towards the promoter of the corporate who allegedly assaulted and blackmailed women within the hope of giving them a profession in modeling.
Statement of @MaheshNBhatt after the listening to performed by @NCWIndia. He has clarified that his photos had been misused with out his permission & as promised to our Chairperson @sharmarekha, he has prolonged his assist to our inquiry into the grievance filed towards IMG Ventures. pic.twitter.com/AmIyQyDS6G
— NCW (@NCWIndia) August 18, 2020
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