Bollywood star Rishi Kapoor has landed himself in yet another trouble after a police complaint was filed against him for sharing an inappropriate photo of a child on Twitter.
According to IANS news agency, an NGO, Jai Ho Foundation, filed the complaint against Kapoor at Mumbai’s Cyber Police station of Bandra Kurla Complex.
The complainant, Afroz Malik, President of Jai Ho Foundation NGO said, “We would request you to immediately register an FIR against actor Rishi Kapoor under relevant sections of POCSO (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences) and IT Act for posting indecent, nude and vulgar picture of a minor child on his Twitter account @chintskap.”
Malik’s statement further read, “Rishi Kapoor has more than 2.6 Million followers on Twitter account. This means this pornographic image material got circulated to more than 2.6 Million people. There are more than 66 retweets and 476 likes as of now on his this indecent image,” reported IANS.
Jai Ho Foundation is a Maharashtra based NGO registered under Women and Child Development Department of the state.
Kapoor had allegedly posted a naked photo of a child with comments, “All this submission to your wrong guide is crap. People take advantage of your vulnerability. If they become the voice you follow then….(sic)”
Smart Alec! pic.twitter.com/E63Z2F5t2H
— Rishi Kapoor (@chintskap) August 26, 2017
Kapoor has been known for outspoken views on political and social issues. His last tweet on the conviction of self-proclaimed godman, Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, in a rape case, had said, “Frauds.Blind faith in con people.Government must punish these fraudsters. Sukhwinder Kaur(Radhema), Gurmeet, Asaram, Nityananda. All Criminals! (sic)”
Frauds.Blind faith in con people.Government must punish these fraudsters.Sukhwinder Kaur(Radhema)Gurmeet,Asaram,Nityananda.All Criminals! pic.twitter.com/1Sm2gqagBq
— Rishi Kapoor (@chintskap) August 25, 2017