singer Mika Singh, who was arrested in United Arab Emirates
(UAE) Thursday night after a complaint of alleged harassment
against him, has been released from detention. Singh was
arrested for allegedly sending “indecent pictures” to a
teenaged Brazilian model.
In her complaint, the model said that the singer has sent her
inappropriate pictures, Gulf News reported quoting sources.
Mika also promised her a job in a Bollywood movie, it said.
Singh was in Dubai to perform at a party when he was arrested.
Mika Singh was arrested at 3 AM from Bur Durbar and was lodged
in custody at the Muraqqabaat police station.
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“Following efforts by the embassy, singer Mika was released at
1130 last night. He will be produced before a court today,”
Indian Ambassador to UAE, Navdeep Singh Suri told news agency
ANI. The Indian embassy had sought consular access to Singh
following his arrest. Legal proceedings have been initiated
against the singer, news agency PTI reported.
This is not the first time that the singer is facing charges of
inappropriate behaviour. He was accused of forcibly kissing
Bollywood’s controversial actress Rakhi Sawant.
The ‘Subah Ho Na De’ singer was last seen on stage at a
Bollywood awards ceremony, followed by a performance at a