Mumbai: Struggle actor Manwinder Singh, who threatened to kill actress Katrina Kaif and her actor husband Vicky Kaushal, was arrested by the police on Monday. Manvinder is a fan of Katrina and wants to marry her.
According to the police, Manwinder, originally from Uttar Pradesh and currently living in Santacruz area, was harassing Katrina through social media for the past few months. He wanted to marry her. Earlier too Manvinder had gone viral with morphed footage and photos of him and Katrina. A case was registered against an unknown person who threatened to kill Kaushal.
According to the police, a case has been registered in the matter under sections 506(2), 354(d) and section 67 IT Act of the Indian Penal Code on the complaint of Kaushal at the Santacruz police station. He had complained that a person was threatening and posting threatening messages on Instagram. He said the accused was stalking his wife and threatening her. Katrina, who is currently busy shooting for Sriram Raghavan’s Merry Christmas, was given tight security. During the rehearsal, Katrina shared many pictures from the sets on social media. The couple alleged that they were molested. Balasaheb Tambe, senior police inspector of Santacruz police station, informed ‘Lokmat’ that we have arrested the accused and further investigation is underway.
Who is Manvinder?
Manwinder was trying to get roles in small screen serials as well as films.
However, he was out of work for the past few months.
It is speculated that Manvinder may have done this out of frustration.
Manwinder is a native of Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.