Bangalore : The son of Railway Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda has been booked for rape and cheating following a complaint by Kannada film actor Maithreyi, police said Thursday. The Gowdas denied the charges, even as Bangalore police summoned Maithreyi for recording her statement.
"We have booked a case against Karthik after the woman filed a complaint Wednesday... under sections 376 (rape) and 420 (cheating)," Deputy Police Commissioner T.R. Suresh told IANS.