Tanushree Dutta accuses Nana Patekar of harassment

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After 10 long years, actress Tanushree Dutta accuses Nana Patekar of sexual assault on the sets of "Horn "OK" Pleassss". He was being aggressive and was pushing me around.

Recently during interview with Zoom, Tanushree made shocking revelations about the Padma Shri and National award winning actor and said that, "Everyone knows about Nana Patekar that he has always been disrespectful towards women. There were 50-100 people on set with me (at that time)..."

In her allegations, Dutta reiterated that when she complained of his behaviour, her complaint was not heard.

Shockingly enough, choreographer of the movie in context, Ganesh Acharya denies her allegations of intimate scenes in dance sequel and also doesn't approve of Nana calling some political biggie from his contact list. My contract stated that it was a solo dance sequence, and it was not supposed to be a duet. "It was total harassment", said the 34-year-old actress.


However, the actress spoke to News18 about the #MeToo movement and said such a revolution would never reach Bollywood unless people took action.

She had also alleged that the "MNS goons" once attacked her vehicle with her parents inside it.

"They made sure that we did not escape from the studio, they locked the gates and then the cops came and they got us out". However, no one stepped forward to support her.

Tanushree believes A-list actors like Akshay Kumar and Rajnikanth first needed to boycott actors like Nana Patekar to bring a change. He went on to add, "We will see what I can do legally".


Nana concluded saying that he would continue doing his work and people can continue saying what they want.

Tanushree also alleged that he called goons to the set, who vandalised her auto as she attempted to leave.

Accused of sexual harassment by actress Tanushree Dutta, Nana Patekar remains defiant.

Meanwhile, stars Aamir Khan and Amitabh Bachchan have weighed in on the controversy after they were asked about it at the trailer launch event for their new film, Thugs of Hindostan.


Horn Ok Pleassss director Rakesh Sarang said that Tanushree had "misjudged everything", including Nana Patekar's "encouragement". "In tears, she narrated what really happened", she added. Now whether this has happened, that is for people to investigate.

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