Mumbai, July 19
Mumbai Police have registered an FIR in opposition to two Instagram account holders for allegedly threatening actor Rhea Chakraborty, an official stated on Sunday.
The location of the 2 accused is but to be traced, the official stated, including that the investigation within the case is at main stage.
Chakraborty on Thursday requested the cyber crime cell to look into the rape and homicide threats she has been receiving ever because the loss of life of shut good friend, actor Sushant Singh Rajput.
Rajput, 34, was discovered lifeless in his residence in suburban Bandra right here on June 14, leaving individuals within the movie trade and audiences shocked.
Chakraborty, particularly, was subjected to on-line hate with customers blaming her for Rajput’s suicide.
“We registered the First Information Report (FIR) on Saturday under Indian Penal Code Sections 507 (criminal intimidation by an anonymous communication), 509 (intending to insult modesty of any woman) and relevant provisions of the Information Technology Act,” Santacruz police station’s senior inspector Shriram Koregaonkar stated.
“No arrest has been made so far. We are conducting an investigation in the case,” he added.
On Thursday, sharing a screenshot of a hate message she acquired on Instagram, Chakraborty stated whereas she had ignored many abusive texts despatched to her previously month, the harassment was now insufferable.
The 28-year-old actor finally disabled the feedback part of her Instagram web page.
Chakraborty, identified for movies equivalent to “Mere Dad Ki Maruti” and “Jalebi”, had tagged the cyber cell and requested the authorities to look into the threats.
On June 18, she was referred to as to the Bandra police station to document her assertion in reference to Rajput’s loss of life. PTI