Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor, who is currently busy in the shooting of his upcoming film ‘Sandeep aur Pinky Faraar’ was allegedly assaulted by a drunk man on the sets of the film. The man, who is a driver by profession, has been arrested.
According to reports, “While shooting in Uttarakhand, Kamal Kumar, a taxi driver, managed to approach Arjun in his vanity van. The allegedly drunk driver insisted to shake hands with the actor. The actor eventually obliged to the handshake. Upon shaking hands, Kumar twisted the actor’s hand and manhandled him. The police rushed in on the scene and arrested and booked the driver under attempt to assault.”
The police also seized Kumar’s car under the Motor Vehicle Act and slapped a fine of Rs 500 for driving under the influence of alcohol. Police have asked the assistant regional transport officer to cancel his licence for driving drunk.
Arjun will play the role of a 30 year old police officer from Delhi Ploice’s special unit in the film.
The film is produced under Yash Raj Films Banner. It stars Parineeti Chopra as a leading lady.
Directed by Dibakar Banerjee, the film is slated to release on August 18, 2018.