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Sacred Games writer Varun Grover accused of misbehaviour, but categorically denies allegations


The writer-lyricist was accused by a woman on Tuesday of molesting her at a musical event back in 2001. 

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Screenwriter-lyricist Varun Grover is the latest personality to be accused of misbheaviour by a woman on social media in the wake of the growing #MeToo movement. Grover, though, 'categorically denied' the allegations but maintained that he is willing to undergo an investigation to have his name cleared. 

The post shared on Twitter by Harnidh Kaur, accused Grover of approaching the victim under the guise of friendship before misbehaving with her. 

However, in the wake of the accusations, Grover denied the allegations calling it 'misleading and defamatory'. 

In a statement which followed, the Sacred Games writer marked down several points in his defense, as well as stating that he is 'willing to cooperate and clear my name.'

Several members of the film fraternity stepped up in support of Grover, although they all maintained that the accusation needs to be investigated. 

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