Controversy and Bollywood go hand in hand. Every day or other, we see many stars getting involved in various controversies. While some make headlines for their breakups, some grab eyeballs for their controversial statements. Not only actors, their are many actresses who have been imprisoned for some shocking crimes. Here is the list of Bollywood actresses who have been thrown in jail for serious allegations.
1. Monica Bedi
Monica was arrested by Lisbon police along with her alleged boyfriend and an underworld don Abu Salem for entering Portugal with forged documents. After being deported to India, Monica was convicted for forgery and served her jail term.
2. Sonali Bendre
The gorgeous actress is also one of those stars who have been arrested by police. The actress was a victim of religious issues. She got arrested by police as some of the religious people filed a case against her because of posing inappropriately on a magazine cover. Though she had got bail.
One of the most beautiful actresses in Bollywood, Madhubala was arrested in 1957 when she denied acting in BR Chopra’s film despite signing a contract and taking advance payment for the same. A complaint was filed against her and she was arrested for not complying with her work commitments.
4. Mamta Kulkarni
This beautiful actress went missing from the film industry for a while and then the news came that she was arrested along with her husband Vicky Goswami in Kenya for their alleged involvement in a drug racket.
5. Shweta Basu Prasad
Noted actress Shweta Basu Prasad was arrested in Hyderabad for being involved in a high-profile prostitution racket. The actress was caught “in a compromising position” after the Hyderabad Police raided a famous hotel at the upscale Banjara Hills in the city. She was put in a remand home for a couple of months before allowed to walk away.
6. Sana Khan
Bollywood actress Sana Khan and her boyfriend Ismail Khan was arrested after a media consultant accused them of criminal intimidation and molestation. It is said that the woman had leaked some information about Sana and her bf, which infuriated the couple and they dragged her out of the hospital where she had gone for a checkup and threatened her besides physically assaulting her. The couple was arrested along with Sana’s servant.