Bhojpuri star receives rape-threat, accused held!

 A popular Bhojpuri film actress and story-teller who also essayed multifarious roles in several TV soap – Shikha Mishra,  was frequently receiving lewd messages,, abusive words and even rape-threat on her social media sites and Facebook account by an ‘unknown microblogger’since past two months was identified and arrested from Vashi in Navi Mumbai.


Despite her husband’s repeated request to him to see reason through phone call, the accused Sandeep Pandey became more furious and threatened to abduct his actress wife and rape her on August 2. “Till I establish physical relation with Shikha Mishra, I won’t keep quiet,” he warned Shikha’s husband.


“The four-minute video clip is full of abusive words and lewd comments. It is learnt that the accused work as an engineer in some construction site in Vashi,” the peeved lass complained.


“We have handed over the audio clip to the police and I am grateful to them. that they promptly swung into action and arrested him on Monday from Vashi. He is learnt to be married and having two children,” she added. Pandey was arrested by police from Panvel near Vashi on Monday.    


Meanwhile, the police said that the accused Sandeep Pandey was making contradictory claims one of which stated that he knew the actress since long and was distantly related to her. The police booked him under section 354 A 354 D, 509 IPC and several internet acts pertaining to stalking, etc. The police said that Sandeep would be handed over to Malad Police where the victim stays for further investigation.  


Shikha played lead in two popular TV shows - ‘Kismet Connection’, ‘Zindagi Kaisi Ek Paheli, and over six Bhojpuri films. She is now producing Bhojpuri and Marathi movies. She is married to a businessman recently.

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