Filmmaker and Bigg Boss fame Nutan Naidu who is the main accused in the sensational Dalit head tonsuring incident was detained in Udipi on Friday. It can be noted that the Jana Sena leader and ‘Parannajeevi’ director went absconding since the 20-years-old Dalit youth came out alleging of being beaten up and tonsured by the wife of Nutan Naidu.
According to Visakhapatnam CP Manish Kumar Sinha, Nutan Naidu was caught while he was trying to flee to Mumbai by police in Udupi in Karnataka. Nutan was produced in a Karnataka court and will be brought back in Visakha city to interrogate him.
It is to the known knowledge that Pendurthi police have registered a case against seven persons, including Nutan Naidu’s wife Madhu Priya, his supervisor and the management of RS Hair Saloons. According to the allegation levelled by the Dalit youth, Nutan’s wife called him home and thrashed him accusing of stealing a mobile phone and tracking a woman’s WhatsApp messages.
He also alleged that the duo threatened him of lodging a complaint at cybercrime if he informed about the incident to anyone. However, the victim also stated that Nutan Naidu is not present at the house during the incident.