The 27-year-old actor was attacked at her Bandra residence on Tuesday
Shruti Haasan was attacked on Tuesday morning at her residence by a stranger who has perhaps been following her for quite a while now. The incident occurred on Tuesday at about 9.30 am when Shruti answered the door bell of her sixth floor apartment in a building at Bandra West. The accused reportedly confronted the D-Day actor and asked her why she failed to recognise him. According to the police, The accused had even put his hand on the the actor’s shoulder. Although she was rattled, she managed to push the man away and lock the door.”
And now we hear that the accused has been arrested. Ashok Shankar Trimukhe is a spot boy of film city who was stalking the actress and had trespassed her Bandra apartment. The police is presently interrogating Trimukhe to know why he was stalking the young actor.
Trimukhe was arrested from his Dharavi home. “He is a spot boy in Film City and claimed that he had gone to Haasan’s residence to seek job for his brother, but before he could say anything, the actor got scared and banged the door,” said the Assistant Police Commissioner Shivaji Kolekar in his statement.