It's not just the general public who get into notorious acts, brazen scuffles, and criminal cases but sometimes even A-listers like Salman Khan and Sanjay Dutt who get into defying the law. Let's have look at 11 such Bollywood celebrities with criminal records.
1. Sooraj Pancholi
Sooraj Pancholi, the son of Bollywood couple Aditya Pancholi and Zarina Wahab, has been accused of abetting the suicide of actress Jiah Khan.
2. Shiney Ahuja
Shiney Ahuja was convicted and jailed for raping his maid.
3. Sanjay Dutt
Sanjay Dutt was convicted of illegal weapons possession in a case linked to the 1993 serial blasts that killed 257 people in Mumbai.
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In January 2018 the veteran actor was booked by the Shimla Police after his cousin lodged a complaint accusing him of sexual assault.
5. Salman Khan
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'Sultan' of Bollywood was registered in three separate cases first blackbuck poaching case for which he was convicted for a jail term of 5 years and 10,000 fine. Second, he has also been accused of running his car over a group of people sleeping on a sidewalk outside a bakery in Mumbai's Bandra, in the wee hours September 28, 2002.
6. Rahul Bhatt
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Rahul Bhatt, son of prominent filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt came under the scanner of anti-terror agencies for his proximity in the 26/11 terror attack and its conspirator David Headley.
7. Nawazzudin Siddiqui
In 2018, Nawazuddin Siddiqui was accused of spying on his estranged wife and acquiring her call detail records (CDR).
8. Shah Rukh Khan
Badshah Khan has was not only booked for allegedly 'rioting' and 'damaging'
railway property during the promotion of his film 'Raees' at Kota Railway station. In 2002, he was also caught on camera misbehaving with Mumbai Cricket Association officials and manhandling a security personnel at the Wankhede Stadium.
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Remember the not so famous slapping case where famous actor Govinda was charged with slapping a visitor on the sets of his film 'Money Hai Toh Honey Hai'. The case was later closed by the Supreme Court in 2017.
10. Raveena Tandon
Bhubaneswar's Lingaraj Temple authorities, in March 2018, filed a complaint against the actor, accusing her of shooting for an advertisement in the 'no camera zone' inside the temple premises.
11. Madhur Bhandarkar
In 2004, Mumbai-based model Preeti Jain had filed a rape case against film-maker Madhur Bhandarkar though the model was also found of conspiring to kill Bhandarkar by a Session Court three years later.