Mumbai: Rakhi Sawant arrested by Punjab Police.She is arrested over case filed against her for making derogatory remarks on Valmiki, who wrote the mythological Hindu epic ‘ Ramayana’.
When asked on the same, Rakhi, who is now been taken to Ludhiana for further proceedings, confirmed the news and said that she is co-operating with police.
A court in Ludhiana had issued an arrest warrant after Rakhi Sawant, 38, failed to appear before it on March 9 in a case filed against her for making derogatory remarks against sage Valmiki, the author of the Ramayana which chronicles the life and times of Hindu god Lord Rama.
The complainants had accused Rakhi Sawant of hurting religious sentiments of the Valmiki community by her remarks on a TV show.
The case will be next heard on April 10.