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Yuvraj Singh arrested for using casteist slur against Yuzvendra Chahal

Yuvraj Singh arrested for utilizing casteist slur towards Yuzvendra Chahal | Cricket Information

Former India cricketer Yuvraj Singh was arrested by the Haryana Police on Saturday (October 16) in a case lodged towards him for utilizing a casteist slur towards India spinner Yuzvendra Chahal. Nevertheless, Yuvraj was reportedly launched on interim bail following interrogation, which lasted for 3 hours.
Notably, Yuvraj’s arrest occurred after an activist in Hansi filed a grievance concerning a casteist slur utilized by the cricketer throughout an Instagram reside occasion with Rohit Sharma earlier this 12 months. The casteist slur was in reference to India and RCB spinner Chahal.
Superintendent of Police (Hansi) Nitika Gahlaut advised PTI over the cellphone, “We solely made a proper arrest and he was launched on bail in compliance of the orders of the Punjab and Haryana Excessive Courtroom.” “Yuvraj Singh got here to Hansi on Saturday and we made a proper arrest. He was launched on bail bond after a number of hours,” DSP (Hansi) Vinod Shankar mentioned.
Whereas noting that the Haryana police is searching for solely Singh’s “formal arrest” within the case, the excessive courtroom had final week directed that upon becoming a member of the probe with the investigating officer, if the cricketer is arrested, he can be launched on interim bail upon furnishing bail and surety bonds.
The excessive courtroom was listening to a plea by the cricketer searching for quashing of an FIR filed towards him earlier this 12 months underneath sections of the IPC and the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act primarily based on a grievance by lawyer Rajat Kalsan on the Hansi Police Station in Hisar.
Kalsan had filed the police grievance final 12 months, alleging that Singh’s remark had harm the emotions of the Dalit neighborhood and a lot of individuals had watched the video on social media.
Expressing remorse over the feedback, Singh had earlier tweeted, “That is to make clear I’ve by no means believed in any sort of disparity, be it on the premise of caste, color, creed or gender. I’ve given and proceed to spend my life for the welfare of individuals. I consider within the dignity of life and respect every particular person with out exception.”
“I perceive that whereas I used to be having a dialog with my associates, I used to be misunderstood, which was unwarranted. Nevertheless, as a accountable Indian I need to say that if I’ve unintentionally harm anyone’s sentiments or emotions, I wish to categorical remorse for a similar.”
Yuvraj had made the comment when speaking about India leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal’s TikTok movies, Yuvraj had mentioned: “Yeh b***gi log ko kaam nahi hai yeh Yuzi aur isko (Kuldeep).”
“Yuzi ko dekha kya video daala hai apni household ke saath. Maine usko wahi bola ki apne baap ko nacha raha hai, pagal toh nahi hai tu,” Rohit replied.

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