Former cricketer Yuvraj Singh arrested in casteist remarks case, released on bail
Haryana: Former Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh was arrested and released on bail on Saturday in the casteist comment probe. According to the reports, Yuvaraj Singh made casteist comments against cricketer Yuzvendra Chahal in an Instagram live video in June 2020 with ex-teammate Rohit Sharma. Police filed a case after receiving a complaint from Dalit activist Rajat Kalsan in Haryana.
However, he tendered an apology for his unintentional remarks after receiving an outrage from the netizens. Police filed a case under the Scheduled Castes and Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) against Yuvraj and he appeared before Hisar police for the probe.