A case of rape was registered against T-Series Managing Director Bhushan Kumar at DN Nagar police station in Mumbai on Friday. A 30-year-old woman accused Kumar of rape. The woman says that Bhushan raped her by taking her to different places by luring her to work in his project. According to the woman, these incidents took place from 2017 to 2020. In this case, the police registered a case against Bhushan Kumar under sections 376 (rape), 420 (cheating) and 506 (threatening) of the IPC.
After this, T-Series issued an official statement on the matter keeping its side and termed the allegations against Bhushan Kumar as baseless and said that all these allegations have been made with the intention of collecting money by blackmailing. T-Series had also submitted some evidence on its behalf to the police, after which on the basis of the evidence, the police has registered an FIR against the local leader of Mumbai Mallikarjuna Pujari and the woman who made the allegation.