Renowned film actress and singer Anarkali Akarsha yesterday accused ruling party western provincial councillor Duminda Silva of threatening to kill her and her mother if she refused to marry him.
The death threat allegation came following an incident at Elibank Road yesterday where it was alleged an attempt was made to abduct the actress when she in the company of her mother, was proceeding to keep an appointment at the Ramani Salon.
Silva and Akarsha were said to be in a relationship which had turned sour after the provincial councillor had reportedly started ill treating her.
The Morning Leader learns the actress had through her mother made arrangements to meet a senior lawyer tomorrow to get a restraining order against Silva.
Informed sources said Akarsha s mother had alleged, Silva had assaulted her daughter prompting her to part ways. She had also alleged, Silva was refusing to end the relationship. Silva it is learned had denied the charges levelled against him and claimed the actress owed him Rs. 5 million which was the cause of the dispute.
Yesterday afternoon a group of vehicles with several armed security personnel had surrounded the vehicle in which the actress was at Elibank Road, forced her out of the vehicle and tried to abduct her, while she was on her way for an appointment at the Ramani Salon at the Cinnamon Grand Hotel.
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Whats next? The Anarkali and Duminda sex tape? although i dont think this whole episode smacks of a cheap publicity stunt (ref: Jordan, Paris, Kim etc etc.), did you know that they were living together?? chee..i can picture the aunties with their hands on their chins gossipping away right now.. whats your take on it?