Former Indian cricketer, famously recognized for his aggressive. elegant stroke play and match profitable all-round performances for India, Yuvraj Singh has been launched on bail after being briefly arrested for utilizing a casteist slur in opposition to fellow cricketer Yuzvendra Chahal.
In accordance with Indian media reports, Yuvraj allegedly made casteist remarks about Indian cricketer Yuzvendra Chahal throughout an Instagram chat final 12 months.
The Haryana police arrested the previous cricketer on Saturday and after three hours of interrogation, he was launched on bail.
The 39-year-old had earlier apologised for the “unintentional remarks” and stated he was “misunderstood” after his June 2020 Instagram reside video with ex-teammate Rohit Sharma – that had his feedback on leg spinner Yuzvendra Chahal – was broadly shared on social media, triggering outrage, NDTV reported.
Singh and Sharma had been seen discussing Chahal’s TikTok movies.
An FIR had been filed in opposition to Singh based mostly on a criticism by a lawyer Rajat Kalsan.
In a protracted clarification put up on Twitter in June 2020, Singh had expressed remorse “if I’ve unintentionally damage anyone’s sentiments or emotions”, including that his “love for India and all its individuals is everlasting”.