Big relief to Punjabi Singer Daler Mehndi as he got bail from the Punjab and Haryana High Court in the Human Trafficking case of 2003 in which he was sentenced to two years of imprisonment by a Patiala court.
Chandigarh: Punjabi singer Daler Mehndi has got a big relief from the court. Singer Daler Mehndi has got bail from the Punjab and Haryana High Court in the Human Trafficking case of 2003. It is known that the Patiala Court had sentenced him to two years imprisonment in the 2003 human trafficking case. The singer was kept in Patiala jail after the court sentenced him to two years on July 14.
MEHNDI BROTHERS ACCUSED OF HELPING IN ILLEGAL MIGRATION
The case against Daler Mehndi dates back to 2003 and as per multiple media reports a total of 31 cases have been filed against Daler Mehndi and his brother Shamsher Singh. The Mehndi brothers were booked by the Patiala Police taking into account a complaint filed by Bakshish Singh according to India Today. According to Singh the brothers allegedly had taken ‘passage money’ to help them migrate to the US illegally but failed to do so.
Daler was sentenced to two years in jail on March 16, 2018, by a Patiala court but was later released on bail. The 2018 verdict was upheld by the Patiala court that ordered the immediate arrest of the renowned singer.