India

Actor Shiney Ahuja Gets 7 Year Jail Term for Raping Maid

BeyondHeadlines News Desk

Mumbai: Actor Shiney Ahuja was sentenced to seven years in jail by a Mumbai court today after being found guilty of raping his maid.

Ahuja, who won the Filmfare Best Debut Award for the film ‘Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi’ in 2006, was accused of rape, criminal intimidation and holding his maid hostage and faced a maximum punishment of up to 10 years.

The maid had earlier turned hostile when called to court to identify Ahuja who was arrested in 2009 and later released on bail.

Mumbai: Actor Shiney Ahuja was sentenced to seven years in jail by a Mumbai court on Wednesday after being found guilty of raping his maid.

Ahuja, who won the Filmfare Best Debut Award for the film ‘Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi’ in 2006, was accused of rape, criminal intimidation and holding his maid hostage and faced a maximum punishment of up to 10 years.

The maid had earlier turned hostile when called to court to identify Ahuja who was arrested in 2009 and later released on bail.

Loading...
Loading...

Most Popular

Loading...
To Top

Enable BeyondHeadlines to raise the voice of marginalized

 

Donate now to support more ground reports and real journalism.

Donate Now

Subscribe to email alerts from BeyondHeadlines to recieve regular updates

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.