Film Producer Kareem Morani sent to judicial custody till Oct 6 in rape case
ANI | Updated: Sep 23, 2017 18:59 IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], September 23 (ANI): Soon after surrendering to the police in the alleged rape of a 25-year-old actress, Bollywood producer Karim Morani on Saturday has been sent to judicial custody till October 6.
An aspiring actress had lodged a complaint against Morani accusing him of raping and assaulting her in a hotel in Hyderabad.
After the apex court directed him to surrender to police, Morani surrendered at the Hayathnagar police station at 9:00 am.
A case was registered under Indian Penal Code (IPC) sections 417 (cheating), 376 (rape) 342 (wrongful confinement), 506 (criminal intimidation), 493 (cohabitation caused by a man deceitfully inducing a belief of lawful marriage) and other relevant sections.
Morani is also an accused in the 2G scam. (ANI)