Bhanu Priya, the versatile actress had been complained about ill-treating a minor maid in her house. Already the same case was discussed. Now, it had taken a serious turn. The case had been filed by Penupakala Prabhavati, the mother of the maid at Bhanu Priya’s house. The case that was filed at Samalkot in Andhra Pradesh had been transferred to Pondy Bazaar police station. Bhanu Priya had been charged under IPC sections 323, 506, 341, 34 and Juvenile Justice Act sections 75 for causing mental or physical suffering to a child and 79 for keeping a child under bondage for employment.
It is heard that when the mother of the maid wanted to meet her daughter after several months, but Bhanu Priya had refused to permit her. They had also complained that Bhanu Priya’s brother sexually harassed the kid. But, Bhanu Priya and family had complained that the girl had stolen Rs 10 lakh worth things from Bhanu Priya’s house. Bhanu Priya said that the maid already accepted that she had stolen things and had given it to her mother. Although Bhanu Priya filed the case earlier this year, the magistrate Shanmugapriya acquitted the girl from all the charges, after inquiry.