9 Bollywood celebrities accused of sexual offence

Shiney Ahuja

Famous for films like Gangster, Life in a Metro, and Bhool Bhulaiyaa, Shiney Ahuja was accused by his domestic help of raping her in 2009. The charges were later retracted and Ahuja was released on bail.

Ankit Tiwari

Playback singer Ankit Tiwari was arrested for allegedly raping his girlfriend in 2014. The Mumbai Sessions Court, however, acquitted him of all charges.

Karim Morani

Producer Karim Morani is known for backing films like Chennai Express and Ra.One. He was booked for raping a Delhi-based student in 2017. Later, he was granted bail

Vikas Bahl

The Queen director has been accused of sexually assaulting a female employee of his company Phantom Films, first reported in 2017.

Madhur Bhandarkar

National award-winning filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar was accused by a model and actor of rape with the promise of casting her in his films in 2004. She later decided to not pursue the case.

Rajesh Khanna

Rajesh Khanna was accused of molestation by his live-in partner, reportedly at a time when she was still a minor.

Aditya Pancholi

Aditya Pancholi has been accused by actress Kangana Ranaut of sexually abusing her during her initial days of struggle.

Om Puri

Om Puri has been accused of domestic violence by his wife Nandita Puri and in an older unrelated account, of making sexual advances towards his maid.


Papon who was a judge on a reality show The Voice India Kids, kissed a female contestant. Guwahati police lodged a case against him after a complaint from the Assam State Commission for Protection of Child Rights