Indian Idol 11: Anu Malik steps down as judge amidst resurfacing #MeToo allegations

Several high-profile female singers from Sona Mohapatra to Neha Bhasin and Alisha China to Shweta Pandit had come forth with disturbing accounts of sexual misconduct against Malik. On his part, the celebrated Bollywood composer had posted on social media a couple of days ago how every single one of the allegations levelled against him were "false and unverified", and how they've been leaving his family and him "in pain" and "in a dark space".