The senior editor has been accused of sexually harassing a former employee of the channel. However, the official statement of the channel refused to accept the allegations saying that the complainant was terminated long time back.
Captain TV is the official TV channel of Vijayakanth-led DMDK party
Recently, former editor-in-chief of Tehelka -- Tarun Tejpal too was arrested in connection with another sexual assault case. Tejpal was accused of taking sexual advantage of a young woman colleague in Goa.
After his arrest, Tejpal reportedly accepted of having physical relation with the complainant but claimed that it was an act of consensus.