Saif Ali Khan alleged of assaulting NRI businessman


Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan, who is these days busy with the post production of his upcoming movie ‘Agent Vinod’, on February 21, 2012 got in to trouble with an NRI businessman. The actor while dining at a restaurant in Mumbai punched the businessman, Iqbal Sharma, who then files a complaint against him.

The ‘Kal Ho Na Ho’ actor was then arrested on Wednesday evening after the complaint filed by Sharma, who claimed that he had assaulted him on his face and fractured his nose. One of the employees of the restaurant said that it was the actor who had provoked the actor.

Though Saif was released on bail on the same day, the actor then filed a counter complaint saying that he was provoked and that he had acted in self defence. Khan then also apologized for not keeping himself calm and added that it was his responsibility to behave the right way.

Saif also claimed that even he was his and that his eye was swollen. But the police says that there were no cameras installed at the restaurant where the incident took place. Till now statements of 15 people have been recorded. The incident happened at the popular Wasabi Hotel in Taj in Colaba area.