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Tanushree Dutta accuses Nana Patekar of sexual harassment on the sets of 'Horn Ok Please'
In a shocking revelation, actress Tanushree Dutta has spoken out about being sexually harassed. She came out openly by talking about Nana Patekar making sexual advances towards her on the sets of the film 'Horn OK Please'.

In a video interview with Zoom TV, the actress said that the actor had made advances during the shoot of a dance sequence. She alleged that Patekar pushed her and tried to touch her inappropriately on the sets.

The actress in an interview with Zoom TV said, "I want to take names - actor Nana Patekar, producer Sami Siddiqui, director Rakesh Sarang and choreographer Ganesh Acharya. When Nana Patekar misbehaved with me, he voiced out that he would do an intimate step with me as well in the song, which wasn't mentioned in my contract. It was supposed to be a solo sequence of mine."

Thereafter the actress wasn't seen in film circles. Reports say that the actress took the spiritual path and settled in the US after the controversy.

Although Nana Patekar and the film's producer had levied counter charges against the actress, she also said that no one from the industry stood beside her side during the crisis period. When the incident had made headlines way back in 2008, Nana Patekar had denied the allegation.

"Tanushree is my daughter's age and I have no clues about what made her say such things about me. I have been a part of this film industry since the last 35 years and haven't had anyone saying such things about me ever," Nana Patekar was quoted as saying at a press conference in 2008.

Tanushree claimed that everyone in the industry knew that the actor had generally been rude to women. It has been alleged that Nana has beaten actresses on sets and harassed them but no one speaks about it, she further said. The industry in spite of knowing this still remains mute and no publication has ever come up regarding this.

As recalled in the 2008 incident, she said that according to the contract, she was to do a solo number; however, from the very first day of the shoot, Nana Patekar started misbehaving with her. The actor pulled and taught her dance steps. The actress then raised the issue with her then director and producer but they asked her to heed to Nana Patekar's demand. She also called out to stars like Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar for working with Nana Patekar who sent goons to intimidate her and her family.

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