Full Story : Singer Daler Mehndi convicted in human trafficking case

By 16th March 2018 0 Comments

Daler Mehndi has been sentenced to two years in prison after he was convicted in a 2003 human trafficking case by a court in Delhi, Indian media has reported on Friday.
According the media reports, Daler Mehndi was taken into custody by the Punjab Police as soon as his conviction was announced. Mehndi was granted bail within an hour of sentencing.

Daler Mehndi, 50, and his brother, Shamsher Singh, had been accused of illegally sending people abroad disguised as members of his troupe by charging hefty “passage money.”
The Mehndi brothers had allegedly taken two troupes in 1998 and 1999 during the course of which 10 persons were taken to the US as group members and were “dropped off” illegally.
Daler Mehndi, on a trip to the US in the company of an actress had allegedly “dropped off” three girls at San Francisco.

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