Former India star cricketer Yuvraj Singh was arrested. The former India all-rounder was arrested on charges of making racist remarks. Yuvraj was later released on interim bail.
In 2020, there was a brief break in cricket due to the coronavirus. Many cricketers used to come live and talk on the video streaming system to pass the time and find a source of entertainment for the fans. Tamim Iqbal's live chat in Bangladesh was very popular. There were local cricketers in his chat, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma also came.
Yuvraj Singh and Rohit Sharma had a similar chat. Yuvraj made a joke about Yuzvendra Chahal in that chat. He was arrested last night in the same incident.
Yuvraj was arrested by police in Hansi area of Hisar district in Haryana state. Because, the joke that Yuvraj made about the caste of Yuzbendra Chahal on Instagram Live in June 2020 was racist.
Indian media claimed that the police interrogated Yuvraj for three hours. However, he has been granted temporary bail. The arrests were made under sections 153 (a) and 505 of the Indian Penal Code, the report said.