Angarag Mahanta who is properly known as ''Papon" is an Assam based singer is in news these days for allegedly kissing a minor contestant girl in the reality show, Voice India Kids. A video is getting viral on social media sites that is showing him kissing the minor girl who is the contestant on the reality show.
A controversy broke out in the media when the Supreme Court lawyer, Runa Bhuyan filed the case against him keeping the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights in loop. The complaint against him is registered under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO) Act.
In a video that is making the rounds on social media where Papon is being seen celebrating Holi with the contestants of the singing reality show, kisses the minor girl on her lips. He is also one of the judges on the show along with fellow judges Shaan and Himmesh Reshammiya.
Papon is also known for the blockbuster song Moh Moh Ke Dhaage. He quit the show after the news came in the media. However, the father of the girl has issued a statement that whatever is being seen in the video was not intentional and Papon is a father figure to her daughter.