Socialite Sheetal Mafatlal found herself in yet another controversy on Monday when she moved into her mother Rajani Bhagat’s Pali Hill bungalow, claiming tenancy rights over the property. Officer from Khar police station, under whose jurisdiction the bungalow is located, have decided not to act on it citing the case is already filed in the court.
According to sources, Sheetal moved in while her bouncers guarded the entrance beside the security guards’ cabin. Even on Tuesday, two women bouncers were stationed at the bungalow.
Meanwhile, Khar police officials said they have not registered any case neither a diary entry was made in regard to the fresh matter surrounding Sheetal and her mother, Rajni.
Sheetal has approached the small causes court in Bandra, claiming tenancy rights of the bungalow.
When asked about the commotion at the bungalow, Ramchandra Jadhav, senior inspector at Khar police station, said, “We had received a call about a theft in the Pali Hill area and police personnel were dispatched to check. However, we learnt that there was no such incident.” Jadhav said that the matter is already filed in the court. “We have not registered any case or initiated any action,” he added.
HT approached Sheetal, but she remained unavailable for a comment. Sheetal hit headlines in July last year when she was booked for cheating and forging paintings worth crores of rupees. The case was registered at the Gamdevi police station.