Kanta Prasad, the owner of popular eatery “Baba Ka Dhaba” in south Delhi’s Malviya Nagar, has filed a complaint against Instagram influencer Gaurav Vasan for misappropriation of funds, police said on Sunday.
Mr Prasad, 80, had shot to fame after a video of him tearfully recounting the desperation of the months since the lockdown was shared widely across social media platforms recently.
Delhi: Kanta Prasad, owner of #BabaKaDhaba, files Police complaint against Gaurav Wasan -who first shot his video & posted it- for allegedly misappropriating funds raised to help his wife & him. He alleges cheating, mischief, criminal breach of trust, criminal conspiracy by Wasan pic.twitter.com/f1IGxwcB2e
— ANI (@ANI) November 2, 2020
Ironically, Mr Prasad’s despair had come to light when Gaurav Vasan captured the eatery owner breaking down as he talked about his struggles in a video shared on the YouTuber’s social media account.