Television actor Sai Balal was arrested by the Borivali
police on Wednesday after an actress accused him of sending her
sexually explicit videos to her cell phone.
Currently seen playing a villain in Colors show Udaan, Sai Balal,
reportedly started harassing the actress from April. The actress
was a part of the same show back then. Both the actors are in their
"Tha harassment started in April this year. Balal used to send
sleazy text messages to the actress. Gradually, he started sending
her videos with adult content. He would message her to ask if she
liked the videos and that she should visit him when he was home
alone" TOI quoted a police official.
A case has been registered against Balal under Section 354-A
(sexual harassment) and 354-B (assault or use of criminal force to
woman with intent to disrobe her) of the IPC and section 67-A of
the IT Act.
The actress, following the harassment, alerted the production
house. But no action was taken against Sai Balal and in return he
along with two members from the production team threatened the
actress. The actress' screen time in the show was reduced as