Ludhiana:Bollywood actress Rakhi Sawant has withdrawn anticipatory bail from the court of Additional Session Judge Dinesh Kumar on Monday. The Court of Additional Sessions Judge had summoned the record of lower court on April 17. As the counsel of the said actress noticed that she was summoned by lower court in only bailable offence, he has withdrawn anticipatory bail application.
Now, the actress was left with two options either to appear in court on next date of hearing or to move High Court. Trial Court has fixed next date of hearing of case on May 11. A local advocate filed a complaint case against said actress, alleged that she has hurt religious sentiments of Valmiki community as she has spoken against Bhagwan Valmiki.
According to the lawyer of the said actress, her client never spoke against Bhagwan Valmiki and she has also tendered unconditional apology to whole Valmiki community.
On the complaint of local lawyer, Judicial Magistrate Sumit Sabharwal has firstly issued summoned and afterwards, ordered to issue arrest warrants of said celebrity.
According to the complainant, on July 9, last year, he was watching television with his family members and he noticed that said celebrity used derogatory remarks against Bhagwan Valmiki and she also uploaded the said video on social media, which has hurted the sentiments of Valmiki community and several protests were held against her. Even on the complaint, police did not take action against the said celebrity.