Vinta Nanda’s complaint against Alok Nath shocked us to the core and gave MeToo movement a great momentum in the Bollywood industry. Vinita publicly posted some horrific detail, the way she was raped and abused by one of the most respected, ‘Babuji’ Alok Nath of television and film industry star and her story was vouched by television personalities Himani Shivpuri and Navneet Nishan who claimed that Alok Nath’s behavior was an open secret in the industry. Vinita Nanda’s incident happened 20 years ago but she finally found the strength and come out with her story, now has filed a formal complaint against the Alok Nath.
A case has been ongoing in this regard as Alok Nath’s Advisor slammed a Re. 1 defamation case against Vinita Nanda for maligning his image. Alok Nath was absent for the hearing and his lawyer Ashol Saraogi asked for Alok Nath’s exemption. Alok Nath is the main person in this matter so he has been present at the next hearing which will take place on October 25, 2018.
Vinta Nanda is happy today because she can come out and speak about the harassment she faced at the hands of Alok Nath. She said that “I am fearless today because I have spoken what I had to do and I have let it out.” She also recalled how one incident of her life broke her moral completely, she had an adverse effect on her life and career. She said that she lost 20 years of her life after Alok Nath raped her. It took that long time for her to heal and so it is important that women come out in open and talk about this