Anurag Kashyap accused of sexual misconduct: From ex-wives to actresses, women rise to defend the director - Times of India

Director Anurag Kashyap, on Saturday, was blamed for sexual unfortunate behavior by actress Payal Ghosh, a claim he regarded “baseless”.

The celebrity went on record to guarantee that the chief “forced himself” on her and “tried to sexually assault” her. In an announcement to ANI, Payal stated, “Five years ago I met Anurag Kashyap regarding work. He called me to his house. When I went there, he took me to a separate room and tried to sexually assault me. He forced himself on me.”

The actress additionally proceeded to demand the specialists to make a move against the chief.

Reacting to the equivalent on his Twitter handle, the chief denied all claims, and stated, “I neither behave like this nor do I ever tolerate this at any price.”

Kashyap, in a progression of tweets, asserted the claims were a way to ‘quietness’ him. Tending to his two past relationships, he even stated, “I have been married twice, if that’s my crime then I accept it, and have loved a lot, I accept that too.”

क्या बात है , इतना समय ले लिया मुझे चुप करवाने की कोशिश में । चलो कोई नहीं ।मुझे चुप कराते इतना झूठ बोल गए की…

— Anurag Kashyap (@anuragkashyap72) 1600542504000

बाक़ी मुझपे आरोप लगाते, मेरे कलाकारों और बच्चन परिवार को संग में घसीटना तो मतलब नहले पे चौका भी नहीं मार पाए।…

— Anurag Kashyap (@anuragkashyap72) 1600542505000

या कोई भी प्रेमिका या वो बहुत सारी अभिनेत्रियाँ जिनके साथ मैंने काम किया है , या वो पूरी लड़कियों और औरतों की टीम…

— Anurag Kashyap (@anuragkashyap72) 1600542505000

He proceeded to state, “Whether it was my first wife or the second, or any other lover, or the many actresses I have worked with…” he included that he doesn’t take part in such conduct or endure it.

Reaffirming the equivalent, were his exes Aarti Bajaj and Kalki Koechlin, who took to their online media handles to stand “witness” all that the chief has done throughout the years to guarantee ‘equality and dignity’ to ladies in the business.

Exes make some noise with all due respect

Anurag’s first spouse Aarti Bajaj was among the first not many to turn out in quite a while backing and hammer the informer for her claims and considered it the “cheapest stunt I have seen till now”.

Taking to her Instagram handle, Aarti wrote a note on the side of her ex and considered him a “rockstar”, while vouching for his endeavors to make the most secure work environments for ladies.

Early Monday morning, the chief got extra help from his subsequent spouse, Kalki Koechlin who stood ‘witness’ to all the great he has done work date. In her note, she stated, “Don’t let this web-based media carnival get to you. You have battled for the opportunity of ladies in your own contents, you’ve guarded their honesty in your expert space just as your own life.”

Entertainers and female craftsmen who upheld Kashyap

In the midst of the #MeToo claims a few entertainers, including the individuals who officially worked with the movie producer, turned out in his help. While stars like ‘Manmarziyaan’ actress Taapsee Pannu and Swara Bhasker, kept their notes via online media brief, Radhika Apte, who worked with Kashyap in a short movie, proceeded to call the chief her ‘nearest and trusted’ companion. Apte proceeded to state, “You have always treated me as an equal and I cherish the mutual love and respect we have for each other. I have always felt immensely secure in your presence since the day I’ve known you. You have been and always will be my trusted friend. Love ya.”

Results.. आ गए।

— Swara Bhasker (@ReallySwara) 1600583204000

Besides a few female partners who worked in Kashyap’s group throughout the long term, female craftsmen in the business, including Surveen Chawla, ‘Dev D’ actress Mahie Gill, ‘Chhuri’ star Tisca Chopra, Mandana Karimi and maker Guneet Monga likewise shielded him.

Let them creepLet them crawlU my friendAs consistently stand tallThese bogus banner conveyors of feminism….Opportunism…

— Surveen (@SurveenChawla) 1600582589000

To know my companion @anuragkashyap72 is to know liberality, trustworthiness and respectability at its center .. indeed, even a careless gander at…

— Tisca Chopra (@tiscatime) 1600588462000

Dear @anuragkashyap72

— Mandana karimi (@manizhe) 1600663292000

Needn’t bother with Twitter to clarify what @anuragkashyap72 intends to a considerable lot of us. As a lady, am here to share my excursion…

— Guneet Monga (@guneetm) 1600604086000