Yuvraj Singh was arrested.
Bail was granted within an hour.
New Delhi: By the way, Team India’s veteran player Yuvraj Singh has made many records on the basis of his brilliant performance. But he has also faced criticism many times. He is often in the news for his witty rhetoric on social media. Something similar happened 2 years ago, when he was arrested by the police for making a funny comment on Yuzvendra Chahal.
Actually, at the time of lockdown, Yuvraj Singh was on Instagram live chat with Indian team captain Rohit Sharma. During this, Yuvraj Singh used an objectionable word on Yuzvendra Chahal. Due to which the sentiments of the people of that class were hurt. Yuvraj Singh had called Yuzvendra Chahal ‘Bhangi’ (a casteist term). After which there was a demand to arrest him on social media. Many people had also taken a dig at Rohit Sharma.
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After this incident, a case was registered against Yuvraj Singh under the SCST Act. After which the police arrested Yuvraj. However, he was released on bail within an hour.
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Yuvraj Singh expressed grief after the incident
Yuvraj Singh had apologized to the society after the incident. He wrote in tweeting that, “I understand that when I was in conversation with my colleagues, I was misunderstood, which was unfair. However, as a responsible Indian, I want to say that if I have unintentionally hurt anyone’s sentiments, I apologize for that.”
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Tags: Rohit sharma, team india, Yuvraj singh, Yuzvendra Chahal
FIRST PUBLISHED : February 25, 2023, 17:56 IST