Kannada actor Samyuktha Hegde has mentioned that she and her buddies have been abused and attacked for understanding in a Bengaluru public park sporting a sports activities bra by a bunch of individuals led by Congress chief Kavitha Reddy. Denying the cost, Ms Reddy mentioned they acquired into an argument as a result of the ladies have been taking part in loud music and abused the safety guard when requested to cease.
Ms Hegde went stay on Instagram and posted on Twitter, accusing Ms Reddy of shaming them for his or her selection of garments and shouting at them for public indecency. In a video that she shared, the Congress chief may be seen lunging at one of many ladies.
“Three of us have been understanding and Kavitha Reddy all of the sudden got here and tried to assault us, saying that our garments have been flawed and we have been doing cabaret as a substitute of understanding,” the actor instructed The Occasions of India newspaper.
The way forward for our nation displays on what we do right this moment. We have been abused and ridiculed by Kavitha Reddy at Agara Lake@BlrCityPolice@CPBlr
There are witnesses and extra video proof
I request you to look into this#thisisWRONG
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— Samyuktha Hegde (@SamyukthaHegde) September 4, 2020
She additionally accused the police of doing nothing to cease the harassment at a park subsequent to the Agara Lake in HSR Format in Bengaluru on Friday night. They spoke to Ms Reddy and requested the actor and her buddies to depart, she mentioned.
“Once we have been ready for the police to reach some folks within the park who knew her began supporting her and taking part in ethical police and asking us whether it is our tradition to put on sportswear. About 10 males along with her arrived proper earlier than the police did and began threatening us. They threatened to destroy our careers and the police stood there and simply watched,” she mentioned.
Kavitha Reddy, nevertheless, firmly denied the accusations of ethical policing. “The ladies have been taking part in loud music within the park and dancing. When the guard requested them to cease, they abused him. I solely wished them to apologise,” she instructed NDTV.
Ms Reddy accused the actor of a publicity stunt and mentioned why would different park-goers assist her if she was flawed.
I didn’t hassle about Vikram Hegde trolls will I hassle about Samyukta Hegde trolls ???? Aiyo when some CHEAP Publicity Actor does a Video it’s clear that she is doing it for Publicity ????????????
— Kavitha Reddy (KR) Jai Bhim! (@KavithaReddy16) September 5, 2020
“The minute I took an image of her, one of many ladies known as me a bloody previous b**** and that is once I acquired indignant and went to confront her. I used to be instigated. Why ought to I be known as names?” The Information Minute web site quoted her as saying.