Sam Bombay receives bail in the assault case filed by Poonam Pandey
Actor Poonam Pandey’s husband, Sam Bombay received bail by the Court in Goa after he was arrested for allegedly threatening and sexually harassing her, reported Goa police. The Judicial Magistrate First class – Shanoor Audi granted bail to Sam Bombay on Tuesday evening on a surety of ₹20,000, said an official.
On Monday night, there was a complaint filed to the Police by Ms. Pandey claiming that her husband has sexually harassed her and threatened her that she will face dire consequences after having assaulted her.
The location of the incident happens to be Canacona Village in South Goa where the supermodel is currently shooting for a film, added the official.
Despite his bail, Sam Bombay is not completely off the radar, as he is expected to report to Canacona police station for four days starting today, and has been told to not interfere with the witnesses.
As a part of investigational protocol, Ms Pandey was subjected to mandatory medical tests, said the official.
Sam Bombay is a Bollywood producer, editor and director and has been quite the viral sensation ever since his affiliation with Poonam Pandey. The duo had announced that they were dating and ever since then, they have been quite vocal about their relationship on social media.
Quite recently, the duo got married in a ceremony – the nature of which was quite secretive – and on September 1, 2020, shared the announcement regarding the wedlock on social media. The FIR filed by Pandey against Sam Bombay has nevertheless led to a wild stream of sexist and misogynistic comments against Pandey herself who has constantly been at the eye of controversial storms.