Mumbai, Mar 27: A budding actress was allegedly duped by a film producer into making soft porn. She also accused the producer of molestation, assault, and robbery. Following the complaint by the victim, the accused producer has been arrested. His mother, who also got involved in the crime, is reported to be absconding. Also Read - Petrol, Diesel Prices Rise Yet Again | Check Rates in Various Metro Cities

According to the complaint lodged by the actress against Anish Rao and his mother Sonam, the owners of the Goregaon-based AR Creations, she had given Rs 8 lakh to the producer to get the lead role in a film. When the shooting was completed, she found that the movie was edited in a sleazy manner to make it appear like soft porn. Also Read - Petrol Prices Touch Record High in Delhi & Mumbai | Check Prices Here

The starlet then went to Rao’s Andheri office on March 19. She asked her money back, the demand which didn’t go down well with the producer. He allegedly abused her verbally and went on to touch her inappropriately, reported a tabloid. The actress was reportedly assaulted and her gold chain worth Rs 60,000 was snatched by the accused. Also Read - Brain Dead UP Woman Gives New Lease of Life to 5 People by Donating Her Organs

A case under sections 392 (robbery), 354(assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty), 354C (voyeurism), 509 (word, gesture or act intended to insult the modesty of a woman), 5062) (sale of printed or engraved substance containing defamatory matter) and 34 (common intention) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) has been registered against the mother-son duo.