Mumbai: T-Series head and film producer Bhushan Kumar accused of rape; FIR registered

A case of rape has been registered against T-Series honcho and film producer Bhushan Kumar at DN Nagar Police station.

As per ANI, a 30-year-old woman has accused Kumar of rape on the pretext of engaging her for a project at the company.

Mumbai Police has initiated probe. No arrests have been made yet.

Bhushan is the son of music baron late Gulshan Kumar and is married to actor-producer Divya Khosla Kumar. They have a son Ruhaan Kumar.

The offence was registered at D N Nagar police station in Andheri (West) on the basis of the complaint lodged by the 30-year-old woman, he said.

"As per the complaint, Bhushan Kumar allegedly raped the woman on the pretext of providing a job to her in some projects of his own company," the official said.

"The woman said she was cheated by him and hence she approached the police," he added.

According to him, Kumar has been booked under IPC sections 376 (rape), 420 (cheating), 506 (criminal intimidation).

T-Series is a music record label and film production company founded by Gulshan Kumar, also known as the ''Cassette king'', who was shot dead in 1997 in Andheri.

With inputs from Agencies

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