Yesteryears actress Sonu Walia who is known for her role in Rakesh Roshan’s popular film ‘Khoon Bhari Maang’ became the victim of death threats, obscene calls and videos.
According to reports, the actress filed an FIR against an unidentified person for harassing her on the phone. She filed a FIR against unknown persons under sections 354 of IPC and other sections of the IT act at Mumbai’s Bangur Nagar police station.
Sonu said that she has been getting obscene videos and lewd phone calls for a week now. Even after giving warning to the caller, he didn’t stop but increased the number of calls.
She approached the police when she could not take the harassment anymore. She was getting the calls from various numbers.
Speaking to media, inspector Shirish Gaikwad said the numbers were now not in operation.
Speaking of Sonu Walia’s career, she is famous for movie ‘Khoon Bhari Maang’ and also got Filmfare Award for that movie. This former Miss India has a degree in psychology was also seen in Hema Malini’s Dil Aashna Hai which was among Shah Rukh Khan’s first few films. After that, Sonu Walia went missing from the big screen only to do forgettable roles in a few TV shows.
In 2000, she married a US-based hotelier Surya Pratap Singh. He dies in 2010 after suffering from a kidney ailment. In 2015, she also co-produced a film called Jogiya Rocks that failed to make any ripples. She has largely been missing from the public eye since then.