A struggling actor is arrested for allegedly giving death threats to popular actors Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal through Instagram, the Mumbai police said. A case has been registered at Mumbai’s Santacruz police station.
The struggling actor is identified as Manvinder Singh from UP’s Lucknow. He was struggling to get work in films and TV series in Mumbai. He is a fan of Katrina Kaif.
According to the police, the actors were getting threats on Instagram and the accused was also stalking Katrina’s account and threatening her.
Based on the complaint, the Santacruz police here have registered an FIR against the man under Indian Penal Code Sections 506-II (criminal intimidation) and 354-D (stalking), the official said.
The police have also registered a case under the IT Act.
The police said that Manvinder Singh was staying at different places across Santa Cruz in suburban Mumbai over the past 3 months. He has studied till class 12.
On his Instagram bio, Singh wrote he is married to Katrina Kaif. Manvinder Singh also share edited photos and videos with Katrina on social media. He also has edited photos with other actors.
He was arrested by the Mumbai police and will appear in front of the court today.
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