As stated the police, the FIR was filed by a lawyer named Rajat Bhansal against Farhan and heart-throb Ranbir under Indian Penal Code (IPC) sections 406 (Punishment for criminal violation of trust) and 420 (forgery) on September 19.
The directors of the online service (www.askmebazaar.com), Sanjiv Gupta, Anand Sonbhadra, Pyush Pankaj, Kiran Kumar Sriniwas Murti and Marketing officer Puja Goyal are also came under hot water as FIR is submitted against them as well.
The actors are alleged of promoting a portal, which could not provide a product within 10 days of payment.
The lawyer contended that these stars’ promoting site gives its customers an incorrect sense of assurance about the portal’s reliability. The matter has been investigated as concerned authorities have got a move on.