Punjabi pop singer Daler Mehndi and his brother, Shamsher Singh was on Friday convicted in a 2003 human trafficking case by a Patiala court. Punjabi Pop singer Daler Mehndi has been given 2 years of jail.
However after some time daler mehndi granted bail by the court according to news agency ANI. Punjabi pop singer daler mehndi age is 50. Daler mehndi and his brother, Shamsher Singh, had been accused of illegally sending people abroad disguised as members of his troupe by charging hefty “passage money.
According to the news The Mehndi brothers had allegedly taken two troupes in 1998 and 1999 during which 10 people were taken to the US as group members and then dropped off illegally.
After some time the Police of Patiala registered a case against Shamsher and Daler mehndi, after this some more complaints came up levelling charges of fraud against the two brothers.
Patiala Police had even raided Daler Mehndi offices which is at the CP or Connaught Place in New Delhi and seized all documents, including the case file of those who had paid the alleged “passage money” to Mehndi brothers.
In 2006, Patiala Police filed two discharge petitions stating Mehndi to be innocent, but the court had upheld that the singer be prosecuted as there was “sufficient evidence against him on the judicial file and scope for further investigation”.