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Rakhi Sawant Detained For Making Derogatory Remarks Against Valmiki

04 April 2017


Mumbai: Controversial actor Rakhi Sawant has been detained in Mumbai by the Punjab Police for making derogatory remarks against sage Valmiki, the author of the Ramayana.

According to media reports, Rakhi was accused of hurting religious sentiments of the Valmiki community by her remarks on a TV show.

A court in Ludhiana had issued an arrest warrant after Rakhi Sawant, 38, failed to appear before it on March 9 in a case filed against her for making derogatory remarks against sage Valmiki, which chronicles the life and times of Hindu god Lord Rama.