Molestation Case: Sai Ballal sent to judicial custody till July 30


Television actor Sai Vitthal Ballal has been sent to judicial custody till July 30. He was arrested for allegedly sending obscene video and porn clips to his 58-year-old co-star. Sai was arrested by Borivali police.

The actress first brought the issue to CINTAA and they further suggested the actress to approach police. Television baddie Ballal was last seen playing the role of 'Bhaiyyaji' on ‘Udaan’. 

Two more people from the production department, Bharat Choksi and Abhishek Aggarwal, have been booked in this case. Ballal has been booked under Section 354-A (sexual harassment) and 354-B (assault or use of criminal force to woman with intent to disrobe her) of the IPC and section 67-A of the IT Act.

The victim lodged a complaint with the Police on Wednesday against Sai. In her complaint, the TV actress said that Sai started to harass her in April through lewd video clips on WhatsApp. He also tried to sexually harass her. Ballal and the actress used to work on the same TV show. The actress said that she had warmed him couple of times but he did not mend his ways and continued harassing her.

After sending the obscene video, Ballal asked the actress whether she liked it and also asked her to come to his house and forced her to get physical with him.