A West Bengal man has been arrested by Mumbai police for allegedly stalking and harassing legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar's daughter Sara.
His arrest came after the woman filed a complaint at the Bandra police station.
Mitti allegedly made around 20 calls to Tendulkar's landline number and threatened to kidnap Sara and marry her forcefully.
Sachin Tendulkar's Daughter Reportedly Harassed
The police also recovered a diary from Maity's house where he has scribbled Sara's name, claiming to be his wife. Soon after the incident, the matter was taken to the Mumbai Police Commissioner. Mumbai poliuce is likely to present him before Haldia court and he will be then taken to Mumbai on transit remand. Admitting that he had made several calls, Debkumar argued that there was nothing wrong in his desire to marry Sara.
Sachin Tendulkar with Sara and Anjali Tendulkar. Maity's statement to the police department mentioned, "I saw her on tv sitting at the pavilion during a match and fell in love... I fetched the landline number of Tendulkar and have called on it some 20 times, Have never seen her in person", Debkumar Maity told police.
According to Maity's mother, he is suffering from "mental illness" and had been to Mumbai a year ago. The police will undertake a medical investigation to determine if the man is actually suffering from a mental disorder or not.More news: Spotify to show whether investors believe in music's resurgence
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