Mika Singh ‘held in Dubai for harassing Brazil teen’

Indian singer Mika Singh

Indian singer Mika Singh

According to reports on Republic TV, the singer had been sending obscene pictures to a 17-year old Brazilian girl.

As per the complainant, Singh allegedly sent inappropriate pictures to the girl.

The singer was in Dubai to perform at Masala Awards ceremony held at Fort Island, Madinat Jumeirah on Tuesday. Sources suggest that the police have confirmed the arrest of Mika.

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He also said that the singer would be produced before a court on Friday. Mika was reportedly picked up from Bur Dubai, a historic and commercial district with many hotels, around 3 am on Thursday.

Indian singer Mika Singh.

The controversial singer was questioned by the local authorities, a member of his team told news agency ANI. Actress Rakhi Sawant too alleged that Mr Singh had forcibly kissed her at his birthday party that year. In an interview to a leading daily, Mika Singh said that he is happy to see that women are actively coming out to share their experiences and are showing true faces of the men in the industry. In 2014, Mika was charged in a hit-and-run case where he allegedly crashed into an auto rickshaw. In 2015, he was arrested for slapping a doctor during an event in Delhi.

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