On Saturday evening, actress Payal Ghosh accused Anurag Kashyap of sexually harassing her and forcing himself on her. During an interview with ABN Telugu, the actress opened up about Anurag Kashyap, who allegedly harassed her sexually. She recounted and said that when she went to meet him, the next day he took her to another room and tried to force himself on her, sayings it’s okay and other actresses have also done that with him.
After the allegations being put on, filmmaker Anurag Kashyap has reacted to it and called the allegations completely ‘baseless’. He took it to Twitter and in a series of tweets, he responded to the allegations.
In the first tweet, he asked that what happened that it took the actress so long to attempt to silence him and in an attempt to silence him, dragging other women it being a woman herself. He further stated addressing Payal as madam and said that she should have shown some respect. He also said that as of now, all the allegations against him are baseless.
क्या बात है , इतना समय ले लिया मुझे चुप करवाने की कोशिश में । चलो कोई नहीं ।मुझे चुप कराते कराते इतना झूठ बोल गए की औरत होते हुए दूसरी औरतों को भी संग घसीट लिया। थोड़ी तो मर्यादा रखिए मैडम। बस यही कहूँगा की जो भी आरोप हैं आपके सब बेबुनियाद हैं ।१/४
— Anurag Kashyap (@anuragkashyap72) September 19, 2020
In another tweet, he wrote that while putting allegations at him, dragging other actresses and the Bachchan family was a bad move. And talking about being married twice, he said that if it is a crime, then he accepts it as he has fallen in love many-a-times and he accepts it.
Following tweets of the filmmaker mentioned that he has never indulged in any inappropriate activity, with whom he has ever worked or maintained personal relations, with all the females in his life nor he encourages it. In the end, he wrote that he will see whatever will happen as the truth of the matter is visible in the video.
Anurag says that he has all the love and prayers for the actress and apologized for replying to her English text in Hindi.