Rajasthan police on Monday detained Bollywood actress and model Payal Rohatgi on Monday for posting offend able remarks against the Nehru family. The actress who hit to limelight with the biggest reality show Big Boss, in October posted objectionable posts on her social media handle on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram against freedom fighter Motilal Nehru, his granddaughter Indira Gandhi and her husband Feroze Gandhi.
Payal Rohatgi confirmed the arrest with her recent tweet that Rajasthan police has detained her in Ahmedabad. She lashed out on the police that the Right to Freedom of Speech has become a “joke”. Payal has been sent to eight-day judicial custody until December 24 by a local court in Bundi. The Bollywood actor was booked under various sections of the IT Act, 2008 in the line of the complaints filed by Rajasthan Youth Congress general secretary and a resident of Bundi Charmesh Sharma submitted a complaint. Sources revealed that the trails from her lawyer’s end went it vain as the bail was rejected.
— PAYAL ROHATGI & Team- Bhagwan Ram Bhakts (@Payal_Rohatgi) December 15, 2019