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IN Celebrities ON 28 May, 2016
Celebrities and Controversies are like flower and thorns, they often come together. On one hand where some Bollywood celebrities like Nana Patekar are working towards the betterment of the society without any concern for the fame, on the other are some who have been imprisoned for some really treacherous crimes.
We've listed out some of them, and the allegations on them will shock you.
Saif Ali Khan, the "Nawab" of Bollywood isn't someone who you would think can land up in jail, right? But unfortunately, he did. Saif Ali Khan got into a dispute with someone in Taj Hotel, Mumbai, which ultimately got him end up in jail.
Govinda, known for his unusual and superb dancing style and priceless comedy also got himself into trouble due to his bad temper. Govinda was put behind the bars for slapping someone on the sets of 'Money hai to Honey hai', back in 2007. The person who got slapped didn't forgive Govinda easily and smacked Govinda for such impudence.
Other than acting and modelling, rash driving is also something John Abraham is known for. In 2006, John was locked up in jail for injuring two people with his bike.
Ok, so this is going to hit all the fans of Ankit Tiwari really hard. Ankit Tiwari is known to be one of the astonishing singers of Bollywood. But the allegations that were imposed on him will drop your jaws to the floor. On 9 May 2014, Ankit Tiwari was arrested for raping a female friend of his. In her statement, she said that he raped her on many occasions since July 2013, after promising marriage.
The controversies in which Sanjay Dutt aka Sanju Baba, got himself into is being talked about till date. Apparently, he was convicted to be involved in the 1993 Bomb Blast. He was charged with the illegal possession of the weapons and was in jail for about sixteen months. Later this time period was extended to be five years.
Now lost in the darkness, Shiney Ahuja, once known to be an actor, was charged with rape allegations by his housemaid. In fact, Shiney himself confessed, having a sexual relationship with his maid, but the authenticity of the rape claim remained unknown. The maid on the other end was sued for mendacity.
Akshay Kumar is loved for his on-screen comic timing and some really amazing eye-catching stunts. But one of those stunts got him into trouble. Bollywood's "Khiladi" ended up in jail when his wife, Twinkle Khanna unbuttoned his jeans in public during a fashion show.
Finally, Salman 'Bhai'. Those of you who have been following the news might be expecting this name to be on the list. Controversy, for Salman Khan, is that person whom you hate terribly but you are always paired with him for the project. He just can't let go of it. Now, talking only about those which landed him in jail. The first being the infamous Hit-n-run case of Salman, though he was found guilty in May 2015, not long after, in December 2015 he was acquitted of all the charges due to lack of evidence. The second allegation being The Blackbuck hunting case. On 17 February 2006, Khan was sentenced to one year in prison for hunting the Chinkara, an endangered species.