The yesteryears actor Sonu Walia is back in news after a long time when she had given movies like Khoon Bhari Maang and Dil Ashna Hai for getting obscene phone calls. As per reports, she has lodged a complaint with the Mumbai Police after she was bombarded by obscene phone calls and dirty videos. The FIR was registered against unknown persons under sections 354 of IPC and other sections of the IT act at Mumbai’s Bangur Nagar police station.
Sonu Walia said that she has been getting obscene videos and lewd phone calls for a week now. The 53-year-old actress said that she had warned the caller on the phone but he increased the frequency of obscene calls. She approached the police when she could not take the harassment anymore. She was getting the calls from various numbers. Speaking to media, inspector Shirish Gaikwad said the numbers are no longer in operation.
Sonu Walia, a former Miss India, found fame as the other woman in Rekha and Kabir Bedi film Khoon Bhari Maang. The film was made by Rakesh Roshan. This Miss India who also had a degree in psychology was also seen in Hema Malini’s Dil Aashna Hai which was among Shah Rukh Khan’s first few films. After that, Sonu Walia went missing from the big screen only to do forgettable roles in a few TV shows.
In the year 2000, she got married a US based hotelier -Surya Pratap Singh. However, he died in the year 2010 after suffering from a kidney ailment. In the year 2015, she also co-produced a movie known as Jogiya Rocks, which has failed to make any buzz in the media. She has largely been missing from the public eye since then.