Olivia Parker
Apr 10, 2019

Police arrest man for defaming Utopeia's Sudarshan Banerjee in #MeToo posts

The development comes after Banerjee initiated police proceedings when sexual harassment claims against him caused a business loss of over US$1 million and the resignation of over 40 staff members, according to his lawyer.

Sudarshan Banerjee

Police in Powai, a neighbourhood in northeast Mumbai, have arrested a 27-year-old man named Utkarsh Mehta, whose IP internet protocol address was reportedly a match for the source of social-media posts and emails that named Sudarshan Banerjee, founder of the ad agency Utopeia Communicationz, in sexual harassment claims

According to the newspaper DNA India, Mehta said during the investigation that he created fake accounts under the names of his friends, women who were...

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