Jagdish was in the role of Allu Arjun's friend in Pushpa

New Delhi:

A surprising news has come about an actor of Pushpa film. Pushpa fame actor Allu Arjun's co-star Jagdish Pratap Bhandari has been arrested for abetting the suicide of his girlfriend. The actor, who was in a live-in relationship with his girlfriend, has been arrested in Hyderabad. The family of the deceased has accused Jagdish of torture.

Jagdish accused of blackmailing girlfriend

It is being told that police officials have found evidence related to this case on the phone of the deceased. The evidence said Jagdish had taken some photographs of his girlfriend with another man on November 27 and had been blackmailing her for the past few months. Apparently, the girl could not bear the mental torture of continuous blackmailing and hence she hanged herself on 29 November.

The victim's father has accused Jagdish of abetting the suicide

The victim's father lodged an FIR against Jagdish and on Wednesday (November 6), Hyderabad police arrested the actor under section 306 of the Indian Penal Code, which deals with the charge of suicide. Neither Jagdish Pratap Bhandari's family nor the deceased's family have issued any statement so far. Jagadish played Allu Arjun's best friend in the hit film Pushpa, released on 17 December 2021.