the Jaipur city court on a petition filed against the actor saying that the actor was "guilty" for smoking in public. The court asked the actor to pay Rs. 100 as fine.
SRK and Farah exuded warm vibes as they posed together for the third teaser and music launch of Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi. Check out their cameraderie.
However, soon after the court's judgment, Shah Rukh's counsel claimed that his client was ready to pay the fine and pleaded guilty putting an end to all legal trouble.
As for the complaint lodged, Anand Singh, who runs the Jaipur Cricket Academy, had filed the petition in the court complaining about SRK's act of smoking in public during an IPL match between Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on April 8.
The case was filed under section 5 read with 11 of Rajasthan Prohibition of Smoking Act, 2000, which prohibits smoking at a public places.
SRK'S SMOKING TALE
SRK pleads guilty for smoking, okay with fine
Actor Shah Rukh Khan, under fire for smoking during an Indian Premier League (IPL) match here last month, has pleaded guilty for the offence. On Saturday, the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) team owner sought exemption from personal appearance in a Jaipur court and expressed willingness to pay the fine. STORY INSIDE
'Arrogant SRK trampling anti-tobacco laws'
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Shah Rukh Khan summoned by Jaipur court for smoking in public
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SRK smoking at an event
Shah Rukh Khan in legal trouble for smoking
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Farah Khan wants SRK to quit smoking
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SRK promises to quit smoking, after Don 2
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MORE ON SRK
Top 10 Shah Rukh Khan controversies
SRK got into a scuffle at Wankhede Stadium.
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Nobody could recreate the DDLJ magic: SRK
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Poonam Pandey strips for SRK, trends worldwide on Twitter
She broke her tease of a promise to strip in 2011 when India won the World Cup. Come 2012 and Poonam Pandey has fulfilled a promise she made on Twitter to disrobe for Shah Rukh Khan if his Kolkata Knight Riders wins the IPL season 5. PIC INSIDE
(With additional inputs)