There are a lot of controversies involved in the Bollywood industry. But it is unfortunate the big crimes also exist in this glamorous world. So, check out the list of actors who had committed the critical crimes and went to jail.
1. Salman Khan
The Mumbai court has given a five-year term jail to this famous celeb in the 2002 (hit and run case). In fact, he got sentenced in the year 2007 for illegal shooting of blackbuck during his film shooting of ‘Hum Sath Sath Hain’ (1990) in Rajasthan.
2. Ankit Tiwari
This youngster is a wonderful playback singer of the Bollywood films and is famous for his melodious songs in the movie ‘Aashiqui 2’. This playback singer went to jail 8th may 2015 for repeatedly raping his female friend on the pretext of the marriage, but he was granted the bail one week later.
3. Sanjay Dutt
The actor was sent to jail for more than once, in fact, Sanjay went to the Yerwada jail of Pune for three and half years after the SC in 2013 upheld his opinion in the Mumbai serial blasts case (1993).
The blasts were the discovery of the underworld don ‘Dawood Ibrahim’ and ISI of Pakistan to take revenge the Babri conquest that killed 257 people and wounded around 700. Moreover, he was also held for illegally keeping 9 mm pistol and AK-56 rifle.
4. Saif Ali Khan
The ‘Chotey Nawab’ Saif also went to the jail for hitting a person at Taj Hotel in Mumbai when he went to the restaurant with his wifey Kareena Kapoor and Karishma Kapoor.
5. John Abraham
John was also going to the jail for the negligent and rash driving and even hitting two persons with his bike in the year 2006. The court took six years to sentence him 15 days jail, but he got bail soon. But the best part is that John admitted the victims to the hospital.
6. Shiney Ahuja
This ‘Gangster ‘actor spent time in the Arthur Road jail (Mumbai) for raping 20-year-old domestic servant in his flat. The Indian court sentenced him seven years imprisonment that affected the career of Shiney badly.
7. Inder Kumar
The late actor Inder Kumar was nabbed for raping his girlfriend in the Andheri flat in the year 2014. He had played the fantastic roles in the Akshay’s Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi and Salman’s 2009 hit fil ‘wanted.’ The model told the police that Inder used to call her to his apartment on the pretext of getting roles for the next two nights.
8. Fardeen Khan
The actor Fardeen was caught in purchasing drugs, but he got bail after five days.
9. Sonali Bendre
Sonali was caught posing ‘vulgarly’ for a magazine cover, thereby it hurts the sentiments of some people, but she got the bail quickly.
10. Monica Bedi
The former girlfriend of Abu Salem (underworld don) and Bollywood actress Monica was caught with the Abu by the Lisbon police for entering Portugal on the fake documents in September 2002. She was also held for the passport forgery on September 29, 2006. And in the November 2010, the SC upheld her sentence but lowered the jail term to the time that she has already served.
11. Akshay Kumar
The martial artist and chef also landed in the jail for unbuttoning his pants by his wife twinkle publicly at the Lakme fashion week.
12. Sooraj Pancholi
The son of the actor Aditya Pancholi got caught in the suicide case of ‘Nishabd’ actress Jiah Khan. The actor Sooraj was dating the model turned actress Jiah but caught abusing her. But later on, he was granted bail.
13. Sunil Shetty
The famous actor Sunil was held in a cheque dishonor case when he was as director of the Hyundai Telecom Limited.
14. Aditya Pancholi
The bad boy of Bollywood industry Aditya got arrested but the police in March after assaulting a bouncer of a five-star hotel in Juhu for not paying Hindi songs. He went to jail, but Pancholi has granted bail soon.
15. Rajpal Yadav
The funny actor of B-town caught himself in a tragic situation after the Delhi HC sent him to the jail for misleading the court in 5 Crore recovery legal case filed against him by the tycoon. But Rajpal Yadav finally got the bail, and his ten days time in jail seems to have cooled him down.