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Mumbai: Bollywood singer Yash Wadali booked for molestation

04 Aug 2017 | By Kanchan Monga
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Police arrested singer Yash Wadali after a woman complained that Wadali caught hold of her by her shirt collar, pushed her and lashed out abuses at her.

The incident took place in a flat in Goregaon West. A molestation case has been filed.

Wadali has denied the allegations and said he did not know the woman.

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04 Aug 2017Mumbai: Bollywood singer Yash Wadali booked for molestation

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