Police Complaint Filed Against Actress Kim Sharma For Mistreating House Help

| July 4 , 2018 , 12:54 IST

Kim Sharma, the actress who made her debut in Bollywood with Yash Raj Films  'Mohabbatein' (2000), has been accused of assault by her house help Esther Khes, media reported on Wednesday.

The actress's house help, Esther has alleged that Kim manhandled her. According to her complaint, Kim physically assaulted her for mixing clothes while washing and pushed her out of the house. This happened after Esther forgot to separate the whites from the laundry.

The reports quote Esther as saying, "After the clothes were washed, I noticed that a black blouse had bled into a white tee. I realised my mistake and went to tell her about it immediately. She pushed me out of the house, telling me not to return. She even hurled unparliamentary words at me."

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The house help also claimed that Kim has not paid her salary and refused to clear her dues. "I tried several times to get my salary. After her final refusal, I lodged a police complaint on June 27," she further added.

The complaint has been registered under sections 323 (voluntarily causing hurt) and 504 (intentional insult with intent to provoke breach of the peace) of the IPC.

As per media reports, Kim has a different side to the story as she said, she pays salaries on the seventh of every month.

“Khes has been told that her dues would be cleared on the seventh. I did not beat her. She ruined my clothes worth over Rs 70,000. I only asked her to leave after she did that,” Kim said.