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Kamal R Khan aka KRK will get bail in molestation case, will salvage in detention center for his controversial tweets

Reported By: DNA Web Team| Edited By: DNA Web Team |Supply: PTI |Updated: Sep 07, 2022, 05: 52 PM IST

A courtroom in Mumbai on Tuesday granted bail to actor Kamaal R Khan, popularly is named KRK, in a 2021 molestation case registered against him by the suburban Versova police. Khan, nonetheless, will dwell in detention center, as his bail plea is pending earlier than the Borivali magistrate courtroom within the 2020 case of controversial tweets about actor Akshay Kumar and filmmaker Ram Gopal Verma.

His bail utility within the case of the tweets is seemingly to be heard by the Borivali metropolitan magistrate courtroom on Wednesday. Khan used to be arrested from the Mumbai world airport on August 30 over the alleged derogatory tweets and sent to judicial custody by the Borivali magistrate courtroom.

The Versova police Sunday took his custody within the molestation case and he used to be produced earlier than the Bandra courtroom. Khan, in his bail plea filed via attorneys Ashok Sarogi and Jay Yadav earlier than the Bandra magistrate courtroom, claimed the contents of the First Files Tale (FIR) didn’t match the alleged molestation incident nearly.

Recommend Yadav submitted earlier than the courtroom that the FIR used to be registered 18 months after the incident and that too after the victim’s buddy asked her to attend out so. He additional argued that the Indian Penal Code portion invoked against Khan used to be bailable. The courtroom allowed Khan’s plea. The detailed pronounce used to be no longer accessible but.

The molestation case used to be registered in June 2021 primarily based on the grievance of a 27-twelve months-outdated lady under sections 354(A) (sexual harassment of the persona of unwelcome bodily contact) and 509 (be aware or gesture meaning to insult the modesty of any lady) of the IPC. The complainant had alleged that Khan had called her to his bungalow in Versova on the pretext of offering her the lead feature in a movie. He spiked her drink and touched her inappropriately, as per the FIR.

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Essentially primarily based on police, tweets posted by Khan in 2020 had been communal and he had targeted Bollywood personalities. He used to be booked in 2020 under sections 153 (wantonly giving provocation with intent to trigger insurrection) and 500 (punishment for defamation) and different provisions of the IPC and the Files Technology Act.

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