A Bhojpuri filmmaker was arrested for posting edited clips of nude bathroom scene of the actress from his film on social media. As soon the director shared the scene on the internet it went viral in no time.
According to a report, a 28-year-old actress informed police that she has been begging the accused filmmaker, Upendra Kumar Verma to delete the video links of the nude scene, that he had uploaded on three porn sites. The director refuted to delete it.
After which the actress registered an FIR, in which she has alleged that the accused has also demanded the make-up of RS 15,000 for a short film, that had been shot in June, last year.
According to sources, the victim stated, "The film was shot in three days at Verma's Mhada office in Andheri (West) last year. While a bath scene was being shot, my towel came undone, which Verma shot. He cleared my payment and, while leaving his office, I requested him to delete that particular scene, which he assured he would. A few days later, I learnt from friends and relatives about the unedited bath scene being uploaded on YouTube. It was later picked up by three porn sites."
While the accused has been arrested. A police official said,
"The film was shot using Verma's mobile. We have seized his mobile and laptop. He has been in hiding since the case was registered in January. He used to change his mobile number every month which made it difficult to trace him.”
The short film was shot at Verma's office in Versova over 3 days. The accused, filmmaker Mr Verma is in police custody till April 5.