Yuvraj Singh Arrested, Released on Bail Over Casteist Slur on Yuzvendra Chahal

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Published: October 18,2021 10:40 AM
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Yuvraj Singh was arrested under Section 153 A and Section 505 of the Indian Penal Code, according to reports.

October 18, 2021: Former Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh was reportedly arrested by the Hansi Police in Haryana on Saturday, 16 October, for using a casteist slur against spinner Yuzvendra Chahal.



According to reports, Yuvraj was interrogated for three hours before being released on interim bail.



Singh was arrested under Section 153A and Section 505 of the Indian Penal Code, according to reports.



It is reported that the incident dates back to June 2020 when Yuvraj made a derogatory remark, although jokingly, towards Chahal during an Instagram Live session with India opener Rohit Sharma.