Controversies fits in television industry like hands in a glove. Every year, we get to hear new and more shocking controversies involving stars of Tellywood. Here is a list of the most controversial celebrities of small screen against whom legal cases are lodged.
1. Shilpa Shinde
Television actress Shilpa Shinde who is best known for playing Angoori Bhabhi in Bhabhi Ji Ghar Par Hai is currently seen in Bigg Boss 11. The actress embroiled in controversy when she left Bhabhi Ji Ghar Par Hai without informing show’s producer. She had also filed a case against producer Sanjay Kohli, accusing him of sexual harassment. So, the producer of the show had filed a defamation case against Shilpa.
2. Rakhi Sawant
Rakhi Sawant is known as controversial queen. Punjab Court has issued warrant against her. It was alleged that, Rakhi gave objectionable statements over Valmiki, the mythological sage who wrote Ramayana. A complaint filed against her for allegedly hurting religious sentiments of Valmiki community with her comments on a programme on a private television channel last year.
3. Monica Bedi
Monica was arrested by Lisbon police along with her alleged boyfriend and an underworld don Abu Salem for entering Portugal with forged documents. After being deported to India, Monica was convicted for forgery and served her jail term.
4. Alka Kaushal
Television actress Alka Kaushal who is best known for her negative role in Zee TV’s popular show Qubool Hai is also stuck in the legal case. Few months back, the actress was sentenced to two-year imprisonment. The case is about to bounce cheque of Rs 50 lakhs. Alka had borrowed 50 lakhs from Avatar. When Avatar asked for money back from Alka, the actress and her mother gave two checks of 25-25 lakhs to Avtar. As the check bounced, Avtar filed a case against them in Malerkotla.
5. Parth Samthaan
Parth Samthaan is in the news for his alleged love-affair with Vikas Gupta in Bigg Boss 11. Few days ago, Parth was in the news when a 20-year-old filed a complaint against the actor for allegedly molesting her when she was sixteen, a minor. He was booked for molestation under Section 354 of the Indian Penal Code earlier this year by the Bangur Nagar police for molesting Sushmita Chakroborty, a model.