Actress and Bigg Boss 9 fame Yuvika Chaudhary was arrested by the Haryana Police on Monday in a case of alleged offensive remarks against scheduled castes on a social media platform but she was later released on interim jail.
While talking to ANI Yuvika’s lawyer, Ashok Bishnoi in an official statement told ANI that, “My client has joined the investigation as per the guidelines given by the High Court and she is on interim bail now (in a case of alleged offensive remarks against Scheduled Castes on a social media platform).” Also Read : Hans Raj Hans Tests Positive For COVID19, Admitted To AIIMS Delhi
Let us remind you, a complaint was filed against the actress in May by a Dalit rights activist, Rajat Kalsan who had alleged the actress of making some derogatory and objectionable remarks about the scheduled caste community in the video after which she was booked by the Haryana Police under the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act. Also Read : Yuvraj Singh Arrested For Hurling Casteist Slur, Released On Interim Bail
For the unversed, Yuvika had spoken a casteist slur in a video, which was filmed by her husband Prince Narula. The casteist slur used by her went viral on social media and of course it was not taken well by the netizens and #ArrestYuvikaChaudhary had began to trend. Also Read : The Lion Of Punjab Actress Pooja Tandon Is All Set For Her Comeback!
Yuvika had then issued an apology on her Insta account for her comments as well.
Recently, similar case had happened with former cricketer Yuvraj Singh.