Mumbai: Small screen actor Piyush Sahdev has been booked on charges of raping a 23-year-old girl.
As per reports, Police have arrested Sahdev for allegedly raping a fashion designer, who was his live-in partner. Piyush was arrested on Wednesday and has been sent to the police custody until November 27.
“Yes, he has been charged with rape. An FIR was lodged against him on November 20. After investigations, we arrested him on November 22. He was produced in court on the same day and has been sent to police custody until November 27,” a senior police said.
Piyush, appeared in daily soaps like Meet Mila De Rabba, Geet, Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev and Beyhadh. Recently, he was in news for having an affair with a creative team member of Beyhadh which was reportedly the reason behind his separation from wife Akangsha Rawat.
When asked about the matter, Rawat denied commenting and said that she is not in touch with Piyush after their separation.