Singer Mika Singh has been detained in United Arab Emirates (UAE) after a girl complained against him for alleged harassment. Questioning is underway, a member of the singer’s team confirmed.
Singh, who was here to perform at a party, was arrested in UAE after the model lodged a complaint that the singer has sent her inappropriate pictures, Gulf News reported quoting sources.
He also promised her a job in a Bollywood movie, it said.
Dubai police officials have confirmed to the channel that Mika is in their custody. He was reportedly arrested in the middle of last night at 3 am.
Singh has sought consular access and the embassy staff is working on his case, Indian Ambassador to the UAE Navdeep Singh Suri was quoted as saying in the report.
This is not the first time that the singer has been facing charges of inappropriate behaviour.
He has been accused of forcibly kissing the Bollywood’s controversial actress Rakhi Sawant.
Meanwhile, official sources in New Delhi said that Singh was detained at 3 AM and legal proceedings were being initiated against him.
Mika was in Dubai to perform at the Masala Awards. He shared a video on his Instagram profile 2 days ago talking about being in the city.
(With inputs from PTI)