Tamil actress Anjali, who has been missing after accusing her stepmother, Bharati Devi and director Kalanjiyam of harassment, has left her brother Ravi Shankar worrying about her whereabouts.
Anjali has been in hiding since Monday (April 8). Her brother has not heard from her since then. Worried about her whereabouts, he registered a missing person's case on Tuesday. Police officers are investigating the matter. "I haven't spoken to her since Monday. She was in a hotel in Hyderabad on Monday, but she is not to be found there now. I worry about her whereabouts. Until I see her, I won't be relieved," Ravi Shankar told IANS.
On Monday, Anjali complained that her stepmother, Bharati Devi and director Kalanjiyam were mentally torturing her and have been using her like an ATM. She left Chennai and moved to Hyderabad, where she settled down in an undisclosed location and was unavailable for contact.
Following Anjali's allegation, her stepmother and director Kalanjiyam the rumours and stated that they caused her no harm and were clueless about reported harassment charges. Kalanjiyam also filed a defamation suit against Anjali Tuesday for charging him with baseless allegations. He was even ready to handle all charges against in a courtroom.
Meanwhile, Bharati Devi has filed a police complaint on Wednesday alleging that Anjali may have been kidnapped and is being forced to issue statements against her and director Kalanjiyam. "She (Bharati Devi) believes that someone could have kidnapped Anjali. She fears that her kidnapper might be forcing Anjali to allege harassments charges against her," a police official said. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...