#MeToo: Vikas Bahl back to work after victim declines to press charges
Monday, October 22, 2018, 4:27 PM
Director Vikas Bahl, who was accused of sexual harassment, has returned to work on Hrithik Roshan's Super 30, after the victim declined to press charges. According to the victim, the alleged harassment incident had taken place in 2015. However, she has decided not to pursue legal action against Bahl. Hence, he is back working on the film, which will release on 25 Jan.
Don't misuse #MeToo movement: Bombay high court
Saturday, October 20, 2018, 6:04 PM
The Bombay High Court said Friday the #MeToo campaign was only for the victims, and it should not be misused by anyone to manipulate a victim to level allegations of sexual harassment against anybody to settle their own scores. The HC stated that while it was appreciative of the #MeToo campaign, at the same time it should not be misused.
#MeToo charge dissolves the dream team
Saturday, October 20, 2018, 3:26 PM
Phantom has been dissolved but the problems for its four partners, Anurag Kashyap, Vikramaditya Motwane, Madhu Mantena and Vikas Bahl, are showing no signs of ebbing away. The 2015 incident where a female employee alleged that Bahl sexually harassed her in a hotel room in Goa has also considerably damaged the personal equation.