On October 6th Actor Richa Chadha had filled a Defamation suit against Payal Gosh, Kamal R Khan, and a News Channel; in front of Bombay High Court. In the suit, it was mentioned that the above-mentioned personalities had taken Richa’s name in some controversy and had passed derogatory comments against her. Richa filled an official suit against them and she seeks Rs 1.1 crore as compensation for her damages.
On 7th October Payal Gosh’s Lawyer, Nitin Satpute had told the Bombay high court that his client is ready to settle the matter. Given after airing the apology publically, by Payal, both the parties will not file any suit against each other and also will seek not seek compensation from each other.
Meanwhile, the suit against Kamal R Khan and the TV channel is still going on. The News Channel has been ordered by the court to take down all videos in which the statement was made against Richa Chadha, and also agreed not to republish them in the future. Nikhil Misha Channels representative of the channel said that they will fight the suit filed against them
The case with Kamal R Khan also continues as his Lawyer Manoj Gadkari said that his client is willing to contest the suit but will not share and derogatory post on social media against Richa Chadha.
- Harshali Sehgal