Actress Richa Chadha has reportedly filed defamation swimsuit in opposition to Payal Ghosh and others. Reacting to the event, Payal says she fails to grasp why Richa is attempting to defame her.
According to studies, Richa on Monday filed a case earlier than Bombay High Court for Rs 1.10 crore in opposition to Payal for “tarnishing her reputation” and subjecting her to “immense humiliation, ridicule, unwanted speculation, harassment, harsh public scrutiny and loss of business opportunity and goodwill thereby causing tremendous stress and mental agony”.
Payal, who has accused filmmaker Anurag Kashyap of sexual harassment, advised IANS: “This is completely a false accusation. I don’t understand what I have to do with this case. Why is she trying to defame me? She should instead ask Mr Kashyap why he took her name.”
“I don’t know her personally. We will go to the court and clarify. I have only said what Mr Kashyap told me. It is not me who has taken names,” Payal stated.
Last month, Payal had claimed that Kashyap tried to molest her previously. She stated with the intention to persuade her, Anurag stated that “all the actresses he has worked with are just a call away” — indicating that these actresses, together with Richa, have supplied sexual favours to Kashyap.
According to studies, nobody appeared on behalf of Payal and others, and the court docket has requested Richa to serve recent private discover to the respondents together with a service by way of emails. The court docket adjourned the case until October 7.
Payal’s advocate Nitin Satpute tweeted on Tuesday: “It’s false to say that advocate failed to appear in court as no notice was served that time even on WhatsApp as claimed. Notice served on 5/6/2020 at Payal Ghosh residence, now Will appears in court on 7th Oct.”
Payal stated she received’t have the ability to make it as she will not be in Mumbai.