Popular Television actor Parth Samthaan,who became a TV Hearthrob after essaying the character of Manik Malhotra in MTV Kaisi Yeh Yaariyan was recently booked for molestation under Section 354 of the Indian Penal Code earlier this year. And now he is in more serious trouble as he has now been booked under the stringent Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act by the Bangur Nagar police.
The stringent sections of POCSO Act were ad ded against Samtha an after the 20-year old complainant in her second statement on Sunday claimed that he had also molested her four years ago, when she was 16 years old. The case was filed in March following a statement by the aspiring model, who claimed that Parth had demanded sexual favours from her.
According to the police, the complainant who lives in Evershine Nagar, Malad (West), was acquainted with the accused. Police officials said they are probing the matter and no arrest has been made yet as the actor has moved the Dindoshi court seeking anticipatory bail.
Parth Samthaan has been in trouble for quite sometime now, and now with this,it seems that trouble is not going to end soon in his life