Tollywood actress Shalu Chaurasia sustains injuries in mobile-snatching incident in Hyderabad


On November 14, Tollywood actress Shalu Chaurasia was attacked by an unidentified man while she was taking a stroll around 8.30 pm near KBR Park in Banjara Hills in Hyderabad. As per reports, she was attacked and her mobile phone snatched away. After Shalu's complaint, the Banjara Hills police have registered a case and launched an investigation. 

According to a news portal's report, Shalu told the police that the unidentified man first asked her to hand over her money and valuables. When she refused, he punched her on her face and also tried to attack her with a rock. The accused escaped after snatching her mobile phone. During the mobile snatching incident, Shalu sustained injuries on her head and near her eye and is currently seeking medical treatment.

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Mohammed Hafiz, Detective Inspector at Banjara Hills police station told the portal, "According to the complaint, a man snatched her cell phone, attacked her and escaped. We got the information around 11:30 last night. A case has been registered under Section 392 of the Indian Penal Code (robbery) and an investigation is underway. CCTV cameras inside KBR weren't functioning and that has become an issue in the investigation."

Shalu is yet to issue a formal statement. 

(Source: The News Minute)