New Delhi: Actress Payal Ghosh on Wednesday tendered an apology to Richa Chadha on the latter’s defamation swimsuit towards her for making a “false, baseless, indecent and derogatory assertion”. Richa had final week filed a defamation swimsuit towards Payal and in addition sought financial compensation as damages.
Payal, whereas levelling #MeToo allegations towards filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, had additionally dragged Richa Chadha into the controversy.
On Wednesday, advocate Nitin Satpute, showing for Ghosh, informed Justice A Ok Menon that each the events (Chadha and Ghosh) have settled the matter amicably and submitted an announcement of enterprise.
Payal Ghosh, within the enterprise, mentioned she was withdrawing the assertion she made towards Richa Chadha and tendered an apology.
“The events have agreed they’d not file any circumstances towards one another with regard to this matter and there wouldn’t be any demand for financial compensation,” Nitin Satpute informed the excessive court docket, information company PTI reviews.
Richa Chadha’s advocates Veerendra Tulzapurkar and Saveena Bedi Sachar additionally mentioned the matter has been labored out. Justice Menon accepted the identical and disposed of the swimsuit towards Payal Ghosh.
Here is Richa’s assertion issued by her crew on the case towards Payal Ghosh:
“Richa Chadha is elated with the result of the Case and is grateful to the Hon’ble Bombay Excessive Courtroom. The Bombay excessive court docket has accepted the consent phrases as an enterprise to the Hon’ble Courtroom within the Go well with with Payal Ghosh giving Richa Chadha an unconditional apology and withdrawal of all statements defamatory posts additionally together with movies and in addition agreeing to not state, make, publish, republish any defamatory, insulting, humiliating statements towards Richa Chadda associated to the subject material of the Go well with and/or any concern, dispute, criticism, swimsuit, motion, controversy, nefarious exercise and/or prison exercise between Payal Ghosh and any particular person/get together.”
(With PTI inputs)