Mumbai: Anurag Kashyap once again came into the limelight today when the Income Tax Department raided the house and office of Bollywood actress Taapsee Pannu, including his house. On Wednesday, raids were conducted at some other campuses, including film director Anurag Kashyap's company Phantom Films and a company looking for talent. Kashyap is the co-promoter of Phantom Films. Officials said raids have been conducted at around 20 locations in Mumbai and Pune in connection with the investigation of income tax evasion.
Anurag Kashyap remains active on social media
Film directors Anurag Kashyap and Taapsee Pannu are very active on social media. Both have made successful films like 'Sand Ki Aankh' and 'Manmargiyaan' together. Both of them are coming back together again from the film 'Dobara'. Talk about Taapsee Pannu, she was seen in Anubhav Sinha's film Thappad in 2020. His film 'Rashmi Rocket' is going to be released soon. Along with this, she is also doing films like 'Shabash Mittu', 'Hasin Dilruba', 'Shabash Naidu' and 'Loop Lapeta'.
Payal Ghosh accused Anurag Kashyap of rape
Payal Ghosh tweeted on 19 September alleging that Anurag Kashyap raped her in 2014. The actress pleaded for justice in this regard from Prime Minister Narendra Modi. After which an FIR was lodged against Anurag on his complaint. On October 8, Anurag Kashyap was also questioned for about 8 hours in this case. However, Anurag Kashyap has termed the charge as baseless.
What was the matter?
Payal Ghosh lodged an FIR against Anurag Kashyap at the Vasorva Police Station. The charges against Kashyap in this FIR include rape, wrongful restraint and insulting the woman. It is alleged that he was sexually assaulted in 2014. However, Anurag has denied the allegations leveled against him.