Police Scotland arrested and launched the celeb chef who offered a number of TV programmes
SCOTTISH comic and celeb chef Hardeep Singh Kohli has been arrested and charged with “non-recent” sexual offences.
Police Scotland mentioned in a press release that the 54-year-old man, “arrested and charged in reference to allegations of non-recent sexual offences,” was launched on an enterprise to look in courtroom at a later date.
“A report of the circumstances has been submitted to the procurator fiscal,” the drive mentioned with out giving additional particulars.
However The Occasions reported final month that the tv presenter who beforehand labored with the BBC was accused of behaving in a “predatory” method with girls.
Based on the newspaper report, a number of people alleged harassment and undesirable advances and bodily contact by the daddy of two. They included a incapacity campaigner who claimed Kohli made sexual feedback over the telephone and despatched her a collection of messages which she was not comfy with.
Kohli was born in London to Punjabi dad and mom earlier than his household moved to Glasgow when he was 4.
Having been a BBC Scotland graduate trainee, he featured in a number of programmes of broadcasters together with the BBC, Channel 4 and UKTV.
The winner of Royal Tv Society and Bafta awards teamed up together with his writer-actor brother Sanjeev for the Channel 4 collection Meet the Magoons. The six-episode comedy was based mostly on a household of Punjabi curry householders residing in Glasgow.
The occasional columnist was additionally on the panel of judges for the Man Booker literature prize in 2008.