Ranbir Kapoor gets in legal trouble, sued for Rs 50 lakh
While Ranbir Kapoor is enjoying the super success of his latest release, Sanju, the actor now seem to be in legal trouble. Ranbir has been sued by the tenant of his plush apartment in Pune. Located in Pune’s Kalyani Nagar, Ranbir has been sued by the tenant for not honouring the terms of the rental agreement. Ranbir had leased out his apartment in October 2016 in Trump Towers in Kalyani Nagar, Pune.
Sheetal Surywanshi, who had moved in the 6,094 square-feet apartment on license basis, was reportedly evicted much before the lock-in period stated in the agreement. The license fee for the same was decided to be Rs 4 lakh per month for the first year, and Rs 4.20 lakhs for the next 12 months. In total, Suryawanshi paid a deposit of Rs 24 lakh.
The case is currently going on in the Pune Civil Court and the actor has been sued for the damages to the tune of Rs 50.40 lakh and interest of Rs 1.08 lakh. The alleged reason for the same being that her family suffered ‘severe inconvenience and hardships’ due to the sudden eviction.
Post this episode, Ranbir has denied all such allegations and has filed his response in the court. He has stated that he didn’t ask the tenant, Suryawanshi, to vacate the flat because he was moving in.