The Jalandhar police today booked actor Rakhi Sawant for making “derogatory” remarks against Bhagwan Valmiki. A case under Section 295 A of the IPC has been registered against her.Assistant Commissioner of Police DD Sharma confirmed that a case was registered after receiving a complaint from the Valmiki community at the Rama Mandi police station.The complainant is Pawan Hans, president, Valmiki Jagriti Sabha, Punjab.On July 15, community members had blocked the Adampur-Hoshiarpur highway for over an hour seeking the registration of an FIR against the actor. Recently, the Valmiki Tiger Force had also halted the Shatabdi Express coming from Delhi at the railway station, demanding action against the actor. An effigy of Rakhi was also burnt.
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