Raees promotion: Shahrukh Khan booked for ‘rioting’
MUMBAI (92 News) – A case has been filed against renowned bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan for allegedly damaging property and rioting at Kota Railway Station while promoting his last film Raees.
The case has been filed by a vendor at the Kota station. For the uninitiated, Shahrukh Khan travelled by August Kranti train from Mumbai to New Delhi, promoting Raees in January, 2017.
The case was registered against the actor by the GRP on the direction of a railway court, which heard a plea of a vendor at Kota railway station.
The vendor alleged that Shahrukh Khan was responsible for creating ruckus at the station. Vikram Singh alleged that SRK, while standing at the gate of the coach of August Kranti Rajdhani Express train threw something at the public and they rushed to grab it, and in the scuffle, his trolley overturned and items on it were damaged and he also got injured.
The case against Khan has been lodged under Indian Penal Code sections 147 (rioting), 149 (unlawful assembly), 160 (affray), 427 (mischief causing damage to the amount of fifty rupees), 120B (criminal conspiracy); section 3 (mischief causing damage to public property) of the Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act, 1984; and sections 145 (drunkness or nuisance) and 146 (obstructing railway servant in his duties) of the The Railways Act, 1989.