Chandigarh Santokh Singh Sukh, the father of Punjabi actress-singer and ‘Bigg Boss 13’ finalist Shahnaz Gill, has denied the allegations of rape against him.
As reported by BollywoodLife.com, Punjab politician Sukh told a local TV channel that he was at his house all day when the alleged rape incident occurred. He has further stated that CCTV footage of his house proves that he is telling the truth.
He has also denied reports that he had absconded after the incident. He said that CCTV footage would prove that he was innocent, adding that the Rohi Bridge, the area where the crime allegedly took place, also comes under CCTV surveillance.
On Thursday, it was claimed in the news reports that Punjab Police has registered a case against Santokh Singh Sukh for the rape of a 40-year-old woman. The victim, a resident of Jalandhar, claimed that Sukh committed the crime in his car at gunpoint. The case was registered at a police station in Beas in Amritsar district on 19 May.