Singer Mika Singh arrested in Dubai for harassing model, later released


Popular singer Mika Singh was arrested in UAE for sending obscene pictures to a17-year-old Brazilian model. The model lodged a complaint and following which the Dubai police arrested Mika Singh. He also promised her a job in a Bollywood movie.

On Thursday nightfollowing the intervention of the Indian Embassy in Abu Dhabi, Navdeep Singh Suri, the Indian Ambassador to the UAE, the singer was released. Suri informed that the singer was released at 11.30pm on Thursday night.

Mika is expected to appear in court at 4pm on Friday, confirmed an embassy source.

Although Mika was arrested in Dubai, the police took him to Abu Dhabi as the complainant was holding an Abu Dhabi residence visa.

He was supposed to return to India on Thursday after performing at a private party in Dubai. 

This is not the first time the singer was accused of harrashing someone. Years back, he forcibly kissed Rakhi Sawani at a party.