Hisar, Oct 17: The Hansi police arrested cricketer Yuvraj Singh and launched him on period in-between bail in a case of creating caste reference whilst regarding any other participant in an Instagram are living tournament.
A Hansi-based resident, Rajat Kalsan, had lodged an FIR in opposition to Yuvraj Singh underneath quite a lot of sections of the IPC and the SC/ST Act.
Hansi SP Nitika Gahlout knowledgeable right here these days that Singh joined the investigation as according to the instructions of the court docket with the investigation officer these days.
The SP stated he used to be launched on period in-between bail after the arrest. She stated that the police had already recovered the telephone of the cricketer.
It can be discussed that Yuvraj used to be booked underneath Sections 153A (selling enmity between other teams on grounds of faith, race, place of origin, place of dwelling, language, and so on, and doing acts prejudicial to upkeep of cohesion), 153B (imputations, assertions prejudicial to nationwide integration) of the IPC and Segment 3(1)(u) of the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention and Atrocities) Act at the criticism of a Hansi-based legal professional and activist, Rajat Kalsan.
Kalsan had alleged that Yuvraj, all the way through an Instagram are living, had made an objectionable commentary whilst regarding any other participant.
The cricketer has approached the Punjab and Haryana Top Court docket in quest of quashing of the FIR whilst pleading innocence within the case.