Rakhi Sawant has been arrested and detained by Punjab Police over derogatory remarks she made against the Valmiki community.
An arrest warrant was issued following Sawant’s failure to appear in court on 9th March. Even though Sawant has claimed she is innocent, Sawant has been accused of hurting religious sentiments.
However, Sawant’s spokesperson Parul Chawla, told news agency IANS, “Rakhi is with the police. She has surrendered.”
The court hearing will take place on 10th April 2017.