FIR filed against Suniel Shetty in a cheating case | entertainment | Hindustan Times
Today in New Delhi, India
Jun 25, 2017-Sunday
-°C
New Delhi
  • Humidity
    -
  • Wind
    -

FIR filed against Suniel Shetty in a cheating case

Bollywood actor Suniel Shetty has been booked for allegedly cheating a city-based film producer, police said today.

entertainment Updated: May 02, 2014 13:00 IST

Bollywood actor Suniel Shetty has been booked for allegedly cheating a city-based film producer, police said today.



The complainant Hemendra Singh alleged that Shetty agreed to work in his film Mumbai Kiski in June last year for Rs 70 lakh.



Read

Suniel Shetty to pay Rs 20,000 for not appearing before court



He claimed that Shetty took an advance amount of Rs 21 lakh from him. After getting the advance, Shetty remained unapproachable and did not return the money, he alleged.



The actor also refused to work in the film, Singh alleged.



"An FIR was lodged yesterday against the actor under sections 420 (cheating) and 406 (criminal breach of trust) of the Indian Penal Code. Details of cash transaction will be sought from the bank," police said.