Sanjay Dutt: the actor was involved in the illegal possession of a 9mm pistol and an AK-56 assault rifle during the 1993 Mumbai blasts. Sanjay Dutt has been the topic of discussion ever since the Supreme Court sentenced the actor to serve a jail term of five years. But as of now, the allegations and criminal cases are still awaiting final judgment.
Salman Khan: ‘Dabangg’ Khan was arrested for rash driving after his car ran into a bakery in Mumbai; one person who was sleeping on the pavement outside the bakery died and three others were injured in the mishap.
John Abraham: Bollywood heartthrob John Abraham was sent to jail for rash driving in 2006 and he was taken into custody. Though he received bail, and got out before anyone noticed, the allegations are still on him. A case was filed against him following an accident.
Saif Ali Khan: Saif Ali Khan is one of the co accused along with Salman Khan in the black buck poaching case. Saif along with his ‘Hum Sath Sath Hain’ co actors Sonali Bendre, Tabu and Neelam killed two endangered blackbucks in a village near Jodhpur.
Shah Rukh Khan: According to International Business Times report, During the IPL match of 2012 Shah Rukh Khan found himself in controversy after accusing Maharashtra Cricket Association (MCA) officials of manhandling his children. The MCA officials alleged that the actor was drunk following which he was banned from entering the stadium for five years.
Shiney Ahuja: Shiney had also been accused of molesting her a day prior to the rape. But the actor who initially denied these claims, finally confessed to his heinous crime. As per medical reports, there were injuries on the maid’s private parts. Although Shiney is out on bail, his hearing will decide his fate. As of now, the actor has not been allowed to stay in Mumbai and continues to be unemployed.
Tabu: Tabu and her co-stars of the movie ‘Hum Sath Sath Hain’, Sonali Bendre, Saif Ali Khan, Salman Khan, went for a happy hunt near the protected village of Jodhpur. They were found guilty of killing two black bucks roaming around in 1998. So, charges were filed against the celebrity hunting gang under wildlife preservation act.
Copyright Business Recorder, 2015