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Bollywood Celebrities Who Have Been Slapped With Criminal Charges

Here is a list of Bollywood Celebrities Who Have Been Slapped With Criminal Charges

1

Sooraj Pancholi

Sooraj Pancholi

Aditya Pancholi’s son, Sooraj, too found himself in troubled waters after his ex-girlfriend and actress, Jiah Khan, committed suicide in her apartment in June 2013. On the basis of some evidences, Sooraj was arrested for allegedly abetting Jiah’s suicide. Though the case is yet to get a verdict, Sooraj is out on bail.

2

Shiney Ahuja

Shiney Ahuja

Shiney was on his way to becoming a big star in Bollywood when he did something so horrendous that his film career witnessed a dead end. In 2009, the actor was accused of raping his 20-year-old domestic help and a case was filed against him. Following the charges, Shiney was arrested but was released on bail later. The verdict of his case is still pending.

3

Madhur Bhandarkar

Madhur Bhandarkar

In 2004, an aspiring actress, Preeti Jain, accused the filmmaker of raping her 16 times on the pretext of promising her to marry her and give her a lead role in his film. Allegedly, Bhandarkar sexually assaulted her between 1999 and 2004. However, Madhur was not found guilty as per the police reports and was acquitted after nine years.

4

Aditya Pancholi

Aditya Pancholi

It was during the time when Aditya was dating actress Pooja Bedi. Pancholi was accused of raping Bedi’s 15-year-old maid. Following the incident, Pooja broke up with Aditya.

5

Saif Ali Khan

Saif Ali Khan

In the 2006 blackbuck poaching case, four other actors – Saif Ali Khan, Sonali Bendre, Tabu and Neelam – were also charged for killing the endangered animals. They all were on outdoor shooting for Hum Saath-Saath Hain in Jodhpur when the incident took place.

Saif has another case filed against him. He was chargesheeted for physically abusing an NRI businessman at the Taj Mahal Hotel’s Wasabi Restaurant in 2012.

6

John Abraham

John Abraham

In 2006, a case was filed against John Abraham for rash and negligent driving, thus injuring two pedestrians. Though the actor was sent to jail, he was bailed out soon.

7

Shakti Kapoor

Shakti Kapoor

A sting operation was held upon Shakti Kapoor in 2005 and its video footage, in which the actor was seen promising a good film career to the undercover reporter in return of sexual favours, went viral in no time. This one really shocked the nation.

8

Shah Rukh Khan

Shah Rukh Khan

In 2012, during an IPL match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians at Wankhede Stadium, SRK couldn’t keep away from a controversy and was accused of misbehaving with the Maharashtra Cricket Association (MCA) officials in a drunken state. The actor, in turn, alleged the officials had manhandled his children. The incident became worse with time, and eventually, Khan was banned from entering the Stadium for five years.

9

Sanjay Dutt

Sanjay Dutt

After two decades, in 2013, the actor was sentenced to a jail term of five years after he was found guilty under the Arms Act for the illegal possession a 9mm pistol and an AK-56 assault rifle during the 1993 Mumbai blasts.

10

Salman Khan

Salman Khan

Salman is the latest Bollywood celebrity to have been given imprisonment. The accident happened on 28th September 2002. Salman was returning home in his Toyota Land Cruiser after spending an evening with his friends. The car crashed into a bakery in Bandra, reportedly killing one and injuring four footpath dwellers. Khan has been found guilty of culpable homicide and drunk driving and has been sentenced to serve five years in jail for rash and negligent driving.

The actor is also charged for shooting and killing two endangered blackbucks and a chinkara in 2006. The case hasn’t been given any verdict yet and is still going on.

11

Monica Bedi

Monica Bedi

The former Bollywood actress is more popular as underworld gangster Abu Salem’s ex-girlfriend. In 2005, Monica was caught in a passport forgery case when she and Salem illegally entered Portugal. The two were arrested and served a jail term there before they were deported to India.