Former Bigg Boss contestant and television actor Karishma Tanna has been slapped with a legal notice for cheating. A Delhi-based event company has accused her of threatening and blackmailing their manager. According to the manager, Tanna was supposed to perform at a wedding reception in Haldwani on February 6 but she didn't show up at the last moment.
''We gave her the advance payment, thus booking her for the said date. However, Karishma and her entourage, including her manager Payal Rai and stylist Seema Samar Ahmed, didn't show up at the venue. Her no-show caused us a loss of nearly Rs 10 lakh,'' manager Manas Katyal told mid-day.
Tanna was flown down to Delhi by the company and was being brought to Haldwani by road. But mid-way, the actress threatened the driver with false harassment case if he didn't drive her back to Delhi. When Tanna was contacted for her statement, the actress said that she has been duped. She clarified that she was told that the show is in Moradabad but after reaching there, she came to know that it is actually in Haldwani. She asserted that she because of her back issue she cannot travel long distances and has already informed the manager about this.The actress refused to compensate the company's loss saying that she should be compensated for the mental harassment.
Karishma made her debut in telly world with Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and then went on to do daily soaps like Kkusum, Koi Dil Mein Hai, Viraasat, etc.
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