Actress Sri Reddy’s protest against casting couch already made headlines previously. She told that how badly casting couch exists in the South film industry. Now character artiste Sunitha who has been supporting Reddy in her fight has now accused film critic Mahesh Kathi of sexually assaulting her.
According to the statement she has given to a TV channel, she said that Mahesh Kathi had forced himself on her and attempted to rape her at his residence.
“I know Mahesh Kathi through Facebook and after watching him on Bigg Boss, I called him up to congratulate him. He then invited me to his house and to my surprise, he asked me if I will give a commitment. When I refused, he locked the door behind him and sexually assaulted me.”
On the other hand, Mahesh Kathi also comes up with his statement on the matter, he stated that the allegations against him were totally false and threatened to take legal action against Sunitha.
“Let her show me the proof and I am ready to go the police station with her. These are completely false allegations and I will take legal action against her.”