Cuttack: The Purighat police today registered a case against actor and Kendrapara MP Anubhav Mohanty on the basis of a complaint lodged by his wife and actress Varsha Priyadarshini.
The case has been registered under Sections 498A, 341, and 506 of the IPC against Anubhav and two of his associates. Varsha had lodged the complaint against Anubhav and his two associates alleging that he locked her in a room in his house at Nandi Sahi here on December 18 night. A police team then reached the house of the parliamentarian and rescued her.
As per reports, a dispute was prevailing between Anubhav and Varsha over the keys of her room. He had been asking her to hand over one of the two keys, which was opposed by the actress. Anubhav allegedly locked the room from outside and gave one of the keys to the security guard while keeping another with himself. Police collected the key from the security guard and rescued Varsha by unlocking the room.
On the other hand, the MP has written to Odisha DGP Abhay seeking protection for him and his family.
“I would sincerely request you to kindly save me & my family from being killed,” the MP wrote.