Video: TV actor Abhimanyu Chaudhary arrested for assaulting salon employee in Lokhandwala
Television actor Abhimanyu Chaudhary, along with his friend, was arrested by police for allegedly thrashing and attacking an employee of a Lokhandwala salon with a knife.
The duo went to the salon after a female friend of the actor accused a salon employee of touching her inappropriately while massaging her head.
“We have arrested Abhimanyu and his friend and have registered a case against the duo and their woman friend who had called them to the salon,” said a senior police inspector of Mumbai Police.
The incident took place on May 16, when Abhimanyu’s woman friend called him to come to the salon after one of the employees of the salon allegedly touched her inappropriately.
The actor, along with his friend, reached the salon in Lokhandwala and started beating the employee. They also allegedly attacked him with a knife.
In the CCTV footage, the actor along with his friend can be seen beating the employee. The footage also shows another woman employee getting hurt during the brawl.
According to the police official, a complaint has also been lodged against the salon employee based on the complaint submitted by the actor’s friend.
Abhimanyu is most notably known for playing a negative role in Zee TV show ‘Manmohini’ and sharing screen space with Amitabh Bachchan in Shamitabh.