Welcome back to Humor Nation. We all know Bollywood and controversy have a strong relationship, they are like an inseparable unit. Every now and then, very consistently we see numerous Bollywood stars making headlines by involving in some sort of controversy. While some some stars create controversies due to their relationship breakups, some due to their insensitive or controversial remarks. There are numerous celebrities in the business who are better known for their talent of stirring up controversies as opposed to the ability to act on the screen. While a few famous Bollywood stars are contributing towards the social welfare, making this society and nation a great place for everyone. However there are some celebrities who have been arrested for some stunning wrongdoings. Some Bollywood stars were even put behind the bars for the crimes they committed.
So Let’s Take A Look At 10 Bollywood Stars Who Were Arrested And Were Put Behind The Bars For Shocking Crimes And Serious Allegations
1. Sanjay Dutt
Sanjay Dutt is one of the most famous names of Bollywood, not only for his acting skills and ability, but rather for his association in 1993 TADA act. He was initially charged for unlawful ownership of the weapons for sixteen months however later his sentence was extended to 5 years. The actor did his sentence in the Yerwada Jail of Pune where he spent three and a half years. The 1993 Mumbai serial blasts that killed 257 and seriously injured 700 people was one of the biggest attacks in nation’s history. Sanjay kept the war weapons in his house illegally.
2. Shiney Ahuja
Shiney Ahuja was once a promising actor and was praised by the critics for his amazing performances in the films like ‘Woh Lamhe’ and ‘Gangster’. However one allegation ruined his entire career. Shiney Ahuja was accused by his 20-year-old housemaid of raping her in his apartment. He was sentenced to 7 years in prison, the actor did some time in Mumbai’s Arthur Road Jail. He later confessed that he was involved in a sexual relationship with the maid and that it was all consensual. The actor was later acquitted of the charges.
3. Salman Khan
Salman has a very old relationship with the controversies. Controversy is like the second name of Salman Khan and I am sure you all knew he would be on the list. The actor was sentenced to 5 years in prison for ‘Hit and Run’ case in May 2005, but due to lack of evidence he was acquitted in December 2015. He was also found guilty for hunting the black buck during the filming of the movie “Hum Saath Saath Hain” near Jodhpur in 1998, the actor spent a week in Jodhpur Jail and was eventually granted bail. The actor was sentenced to one year in Jail for hunting the endangered species of Chinkara. He was also booked for keeping firearms under the arms act. Ultimately the actor was free of all the charges.