A realtor named Kathrivelu, has been arrested for harassing Hemalatha, the 47-year old the daughter of a senior film actress, K R Vijaya. As per reports, the real estate businessman had been compelling Hemalatha to marry him. The arrested person has been identified as R Kathirvelu, 41, from Ramasamy layout at Pappanaickenpalayam.
Hemalatha has been staying alone in an apartment. Kathirvelu, who already is a married man, had approached her in the pretext of selling a land. Learning that she was staying alone, Kathirvel offered to marry her. Hemalatha’s two daughters are studying abroad.
On April 15, he called her and began speaking to her in a vulgar manner. He asked inappropriate questions and informed her that his wife was unwell. He expressed his wish to marry her.
He added that he always wanted to get married into the family of KR Vijaya, and he will divorce his wife if she agrees. A shocked Hemalatha lodged a police case with Coimbatore race course police, who immediately registered a case under Atrocities against Women Act and took Kathirvelu into custody.