Singer Mika Singh Detained in UAE On Charges Of Harassing Woman

Singer Mika Singh Detained in UAE On Charges Of Harassing Woman

Singer Mika Singh Detained in UAE On Charges Of Harassing Woman

Bollywood singer Mika Singh has been detained in Dubai after a Brazilian girl complained that he sent her obscene messages. Questioning is underway, a member of the singer's team confirmed.

He also promised her a job in a Bollywood movie, the report said.

Quoting Indian Ambassador to UAE Navdeep Singh Suri, ANI reported, "Following efforts by the embassy, singer Mika was released at 11.30 pm". Mika was reportedly picked up from Bur Dubai, a historic and commercial district with many hotels, around 3 am on Thursday.

According to Republic TV, a 17-year-old Brazilian girl had accused him of sending an inappropriate picture.

The singer was in Dubai to perform at Masala Awards ceremony held at Fort Island, Madinat Jumeirah on Tuesday. He was believed to have been kept at Muraqqabaat police station. "We have not been approached so far and we believe that he is in Abu Dhabi", Indian Consulate sources told Gulf News. In 2015, he was arrested for slapping a doctor at an event in Delhi. Earlier this week, he shared a video with his 1.5 million followers on Instagram with the message: "Hey #Dubai..."

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