Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan tapped in trouble as a complaint has been filed in a court in Jaipur against King Khan for publicly smoking at Sawai Man Singh Stadium during an IPL 5 (Indian Premier League 5) match held on Sunday night. The match was being played between Shahrukh Khan’s team Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals.
The trouble arose for the actor with the Jaipur Cricket Academy Director Anand Singh Rathore who moved to court on Monday afternoon seeking action against him. The complaint was submitted in the court of additional chief judicial magistrate and April 12 has fixed as a date for hearing in the matter.
Nem Singh Rathore, the lawyer of Anand Singh said, “Smoking is banned at public places in Rajasthan since 2000. However, Shah Rukh Khan was smoking publicly in front of thousands of spectators. The actor was broadcasted live while smoking on the TV channel which was showing the match.”
Anand Singh Rathore has also handed over the evidence to the court along with the application. He submitted a CD with some photographs wherein the actor is clearly seen smoking.
Shahrukh Khan is the co-owner of Kolkata Knight Riders.