Bollywood actress Rati Agnihotri has filed a second complaint with Worli police alleging that her husband Anil Virwani threatened her with a knife.
When contacted, Rati said, "It is a difficult time I am going through and it is personal would not like to talk."
Rati Agnihotri with husband Anil Virwani
However, her husband, Anil Virwani, has refuted all charges by his wife. When contacted, Anil said, "I am not in town. Besides, let her make all kinds of charges, but I know truth will prevail...."
Speaking about laws, Anil said, "There should be same set of rules for both men and women. A woman can easily cry in public and I don't." (sic)
When asked if the police has summoned him, Anil said, "Nobody has called. Besides, I am not in town."
Rati, who has known Anil for 30 years, had filed a domestic violence case against him the first time last month. (Click here to read the full story)
After the incident, she went to her mother's house but returned later.
The film industry is no stranger to domestic abuse meted out to actresses and this is not the first, and probably not the last, time we are seeing reel stars indulging in such acts in their real life. Here's our story on abusive relationships that reveal the dark side of Bollywood.