Actor Kamal Khan, known for his controversial tweets, held in Mumbai
KRK was arrested after he landed at Mumbai Airport.
Actor-producer Kamal Rashid Khan, popularly known as KRK, was arrested in Mumbai over a controversial tweet from 2020. KRK was arrested after he landed at Mumbai Airport. He will be presented before Borivali Court today, according to Mumbai Police.
While it was not immediately clear for which tweet the actor was arrested, an FIR was lodged against him for making derogatory remarks about late actors Rishi Kapoor and Irrfan Khan on social media in 2020.
The FIR was registered based on a complaint by Yuva Sena’s core committee member Rahul Kanal regarding derogatory tweets posted by the actor.
On April 30, Khan took to Twitter to announce Rishi Kapoor’s hospitalisation and said the actor must not die as wine shops were set to open soon, according to a PTI report quoting police official.