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Shah Rukh Khan booked for rioting, damaging railway property while promoting Raees

On the vendor’s complaint, the case was registered against Shah Rukh Khan under sections 427 (mischief causing damage to the amount of Rs 50), 120(b) (criminal conspiracy), 147 (rioting), 149 (every member of unlawful assembly guilty of offence committed) and 160 (committing affray) of IPC.

bollywood Updated: Feb 16, 2017 09:26 IST
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Shah Rukh Khan

Shah Rukh Khan played a Gujarati bootlegger in Raees.

Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan has been booked for allegedly “rioting” and “damaging railway property” during the promotion of his film Raees at Kota Railway station, a Government Railway Police official said.

Mahira Khan played SRK’s love interest in Raees.

The case was registered against the actor by the GRP on the direction of a railway court on Monday. The railway court heard a plea of a vendor at Kota railway station.

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In his complaint, Vikram Singh alleged that on January 23, when SRK arrived at Kota railway station during promotion of ‘Raees’, ruckus was created by his fans, the SHO of GRP police station said.

Singh also alleged that Khan threw something at the public while standing at the gate of the coach of August Kranti Rajdhani Express train and the public rushed to grab it, and in the melee, his trolley overturned and items on it were damaged and he also got injured.

On the vendor’s complaint, the case was registered against Shah Rukh Khan under sections 427 (mischief causing damage to the amount of Rs 50), 120(b) (criminal conspiracy), 147 (rioting), 149 (every member of unlawful assembly guilty of offence committed) and 160 (committing affray) of IPC.

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SRK has also been booked under sections 145 (nuisance) and 146 (obstructing railway servant in his duties) of Railway Act, and section 3 (mischief causing damage to public property of the Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act, he said.

Investigation into the matter has been initiated.

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