Remo Fernandes charged for verbally abusing minor girl
Remo Fernandes, the Goan pop singer who played an abusive man in the film Bombay Velvet was booked for verbally abusing a minor girl in Goa.music Updated: Dec 19, 2015 13:53 IST
Pop star Remo Fernandes was booked by the Goa police on charge of verbally abusing a minor girl, who was injured by a car allegedly driven by his son on December 1.
According to the first information report filed by lawyer, Aires Rodrigues, on behalf of the girl, Remo verbally abused her on December 3 in ward number 105 of the Goa Medical College in Bambolim, near here, where she was hospitalised for treatment of injuries sustained in the accident.
Remo, who is currently touring Europe, was contacted on email for his comments but was yet to respond.The FIR was filed under the Goa Children’s Act, a special legislation specifically dealing with crimes against children in Goa.
On December 1, an FIR was filed against Remo’s son Jonah at the Mapusa police station in north Goa on charge of rash driving and causing hurt.
First Published: Dec 19, 2015 13:51 IST