Woman accused of cheating IT employee with promise of marriage

first_imgKolkata: An Information Technology (IT) employee was allegedly cheated by a theatre personality with the promise of marriage. It was also alleged that the woman had filed a false case against him previously. He filed an appeal before the Alipore Court on Wednesday, which was allowed. The date of hearing will be announced on Thursday.According to Avishek Talukdar, he had given direction in several films and despite being an IT employee, has a keen interest in films. While working on the films he came in touch with a theatre personality and actor during 2012. Also Read – Bose & Gandhi: More similar than apart, says Sugata BoseDuring their friendship, they got involved in a relationship despite the fact that the accused actor was married and had a son. Her husband is an employee of an insurance company and posted in Lucknow. Talukdar alleged that she had promised him that she would divorce her husband after he gets divorced. Then they would marry. Keeping faith in her, Talukdar divorced his wife during 2016 which was mutual. He also alleged that during their relationship they even led a conjugal life. Also Read – Rs 13,000 crore investment to provide 2 lakh jobs: Mamata”She kept on saying that she will marry me after her son gets old enough. I helped her a lot. She had keen interest in painting and writing poems. I had invested a lot of money to publish a book containing poems and for her painting exhibition,” said Talukdar. In 2017, Talukdar noticed some behavioural change in her. The accused allegedly started creating distance between them and behaved rudely. Talukdar alleged that when she along with her husband was going to Lucknow on the day of Bijaya Dashami in 2018, he had called her up. It has been alleged that she instigated him to come to Lucknow. When Talukdar reached Lucknow, she allegedly behaved rudely and told him to leave. During November last year, she lodged a complaint against Talukdar with Netaji Nagar police station for alleged stalking, acts intended to insult the modesty of a woman and criminal intimidation. “I was shocked after I came to know about the complaint. However, I was not arrested but went into depression. Even till now I am undergoing psychiatric treatment. Her husband knew all about our relationship as he had sent a message stating that he knew everything and told me to get out of their life,” Talukdar added.last_img read more