PIL filed against Bharat Ratna Sachin


Bhopal: A Bhopal-based petitioner has filed a PIL against SAchin Tendulkar stating that the Master Blaster should return the honour of Bharat Ratna that has been conferred upon him as he still makes regular appearances in Television Commercials.According to reports, Bhopal based petitioner V K Naswah has accused the star cricketer of misusing the honour by appearing in commercial advertisements.

He has also demanded that government should take back the award or the cricketer should himself return it on moral grounds.The PIL was admitted by Madhya Pradesh High Court on Thursday.The court has directed assistant solicitor general to find out whether there were any Supreme Court guidelines that bar the 42-year-old from appearing in TV commercials.