After the cast and crew of ALTBalaji's under-production show "Fixer" made claims that they were attacked on Tuesday, police arrested seven people in connection with the incident.
In a tweet ANI reported "Police has arrested seven people in connection with the incident where cast and crew of an under production web series ‘Fixerr’ featuring actor Mahie Gill, were allegedly attacked by goons yesterday. Cast & crew of ‘Fixerr’ to meet Maharashtra CM today. "
The incident happened at Ghodbunder Road. In a video shared by filmmaker-actor Tigmanshu Dhulia, who features in the series, the show's producer and actor Mahie Gill alleged they were beaten up by drunk goons.
"We were shooting in a factory today with valid permission and due money paid to the location manager. We were shooting since 7 am and around 4.30 pm, some four people barged in, drunk, with sticks and rods in their hands. "They attacked our artistes, technicians and crew. They said we cannot shoot there without their permission. There was no scope for dialogue, discussion. They manhandled women, attacked our director of photography, our director has dislocated his shoulder,"
Sakett said in the video. Mahie said when the men came to attack her, she ran towards her car and saw that the goons were "hitting people like animals".