Up to date: November 5, 2020 7:18:19 pm
Actor Poonam Pandey was detained by Goa Police on Thursday for allegedly trespassing right into a authorities property and capturing an obscene video within the coastal state.
Two policeman have been additionally suspended after a number of residents of Canacona city in South Goa district alleged misuse of presidency equipment for the capturing.
Pandey, who was staying at a five-star lodge at Sinquerim in North Goa, was detained by a Calangute police workforce within the afternoon and later handed over to the Canacona police, an official stated.
The actor was “detained for questioning”, Superintendent of Police (South) Pankaj Kumar Singh informed PTI.
A case was registered against Pandey on Wednesday for obscenity through the shoot on the Chapoli dam in Canacona city following a grievance by the state water assets division, which manages the dam.
On Thursday, a number of residents of Canacona referred to as for a shutdown within the city whereas demanding motion in opposition to police officers who allegedly supplied safety to the actor and the crew members for the shoot.
The SP later stated police inspector Tukaram Chavan and a constable have been positioned underneath suspension, pending inquiry by the state House division.
Requested why the 2 policemen have been suspended, he stated particulars can be revealed solely after the inquiry.
The state water assets division on Tuesday filed a police grievance accusing “unknown individuals” of trespassing in its property, capturing and circulating an obscene video.
The Canacona police on Wednesday registered a case in opposition to Pandey for obscene gestures, trespassing on the federal government property, and for capturing and distributing an indecent video, an official earlier stated.
Former Goa minister and BJP chief Ramesh Tawadkar stated the police supplied safety for the capturing.
He stated locals withdrew their name for shutdown in Canacona after Chief Minister Pramod Sawant assured that the policemen involved can be suspended.
The police later ordered suspension of an inspector and a constable, he stated.
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