Bollywood actress Zareen Khan was accused of cheating last September. Based on that case, an arrest warrant was issued in the Sealdah Court of Kolkata. In this context, he surrendered to the court on Monday (December 11) and got bail.
According to Indian media Anandbazar, Judge Shubojit Rakshit granted interim bail to Zareen subject to conditions. Bail has been granted on a surety of Tk 30,000. The condition is that Zareen cannot go abroad without the permission of the court. The actress has to be present in the court for every hearing. The next hearing of the case is on December 26.
Wearing a gray gingham, black trousers. face mask Zareen, the heroine of Salman’s film ‘Veer’, was sitting on a bench of the court in this form during the hearing. It is alleged against him that during Kali Puja in 2018, he took a fee of 12 lakh rupees from an event management company to stay in 6 events in North Kolkata and North Twenty Four Parganas. But he did not come to any of these events.
Vishal Gupta, the owner of the event management company, complained that they spent about 45 lakh rupees for the entire management of bringing Zareen. He didn’t come though. The actress also took Tk 12 lakh as an advance. The rest of the money was spent on Zarin’s security, air fare and hotel rent. In 2018, Vishal filed a police complaint against Zareen and her former manager.
Vishal further complained in the court premises yesterday, ‘Zarin threatened to kill me if I asked him to return Tk 45 lakh for not attending the event. I was forced to leave Mumbai.’
According to the Indian media, the police has already presented the charge sheet in the court in this case. However, Zarin’s lawyer Pawan Aggarwal claims, ‘All allegations against Zarin are false.’