Kannada actor Duniya Vijay, three accomplices arrested for allegedly assaulting gymnasium coach

Kannada cine star Duniya Vijay and his three mates had been arrested right here on cost of assaulting a gymnasium coach, police mentioned on 23 September. “Now we have taken Vijaya (44) and his three mates into custody on a grievance by the sufferer’s relative Kitti for questioning although there are conflicting experiences concerning the crime and its causes,” Assistant Police Commissioner (West) Ravi Shankar mentioned.

Duniya Vijay. Picture through Twitter/@fx16information

A metropolitan courtroom remanded the accused in 14-day judicial custody until 6 October after the police produced them earlier than its choose at his residence within the metropolis. “The accused have been lodged within the metropolis central jail, as they’ve been remanded to judicial custody for investigating the assault cost,” mentioned Shankar.

In accordance with the grievance, the accused forcibly whisked away gymnasium coach Maruti Gowda outdoors an occasion corridor on 22 September and assaulted him in a transferring automobile earlier than releasing him after police warned the actor. “The accused and the sufferer went to observe a bodybuilding occasion on the Ambedkar Bhavan within the metropolis centre on Saturday night time and quarrelled over some problem. They forcibly pushed Gowda right into a automobile and drove away and thrashed him for over an hour whereas driving across the metropolis,” mentioned Katti within the grievance. Denying the assault, Vijay instructed the police that it was his followers who attacked the latter for abusing him in the course of the fracas on the corridor. “We’ll examine the case after recording the assertion of the sufferer, admitted at a personal hospital with bruises,” mentioned Shankar.

The ‘insurgent’ actor shot to fame when his followers started calling him Duniya Vijay after his Kannada movie “Duniya” turned a blockbuster over a decade in the past. A few of Vijay’s different movies like Chanda, Junglee, Johny Mera Naam Preethi Mera Kaam and Jayammana Maga have additionally was field workplace hits since then. In accordance with worldwide journal Forbes newest record of rich Indians within the celluloid world, Vijay’s internet price is $21 million (Rs 151 crore).

“Vijay is on bail after he was arrested in one other case on eight June on cost of obstructing police from investigating an unintentional dying of two stunt actors by drowning throughout a movie shoot in a metropolis lake in November 2016, by which he was the hero,” a police officer mentioned.

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