We have learnt that the case was filed by a 30-year-old beautician who has alleged that Hegde who promised to get married to her, raped her. According to the FIR, Hegde promised to marry the victim in June last year. The accused also suggested a live-in relationship to which the victim agreed as she had hoped to get married to him.
According to a report, they knew each other for 8 years. In the complaint, she further added that she refused to have a physical relationship but he forced her into it.
DCP Chaitanya, spokesperson for the Mumbai police confirmed, “Yes an FIR has been registered at DN Nagar police station. The police is investigating the case.”
The victim also alleged that the accused also borrowed 50,000 rupees from her saying that his mother was unwell and he had to leave for his hometown and since that time is unreachable.
The case has been registered under sections 376, 377, and 420 of the Indian Penal Code and is currently under investigation.