Chennai: Former AIADMK minister M Manikandan arrested for raping Malaysian woman
AIADMK’s M Manikandan met the actor, a Malaysian national, in 2017, and they stayed and travelled together in Delhi and Chennai, according to the complaint.
The former minister insists the relationship was consensual; the actor complains that it was premised on his promise to marry her
Former AIADMK minister M Manikandan was arrested in Bengaluru by the Chennai city police for allegedly raping a Malaysian woman, causing miscarriage as well as for criminal intimidation.
He was evading arrest after Madras high court refused to grant him anticipatory bail in the case, the news agency reported, citing a statement by the Tamil Nadu police.