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Monday, August 5, 2013
Music dir James Vasanthan arrstd 4 Wmn harassment &obscene behaviour; PROPERTY DISPUTE SAYS DIRECTOR !!
Music director James Vasanthan arrested
Chennai: Popular music composer and TV anchor, James Vasanthan, 51 was arrested on Sunday evening when a case of harassing a woman was registered against him.
Based on a complaint by one, Radha Venuprasad, 56, a resident of Third Street of Golden Sea View, Palavakkam, Neelankarai police arrested the music director from his residence in Fourth Street of the same area.
According to the complaint, the music director had entered into an argument with the woman, his neighbour on Sunday morning.
During the course of the argument, James had allegedly shown a vulgar gesture which shocked the woman who went on to file a complaint with the local police.
Acting on the complaint, Neelankarai police registered a case of woman harassment and obscene behaviour against the music director. Addressing the media while being whisked away by the police, James Vasanthan maintained that the case is a fabricated one and alleged that the lady had filed a false complaint.
According to the police, Vasanthan who also hosts game shows in regional television, has a property dispute with the complainant and a case has been pending in court for the past three years.
Owing to this dispute, the two used to have frequent altercations from time to time. It was during one such argument on Sunday morning that the alleged incident took place.