Bollywood Actor and Rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh aka Hirdesh Singh has landed in legal trouble. A case has been filed against Honey Singh by his wife Shalini Talwar under the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act. The case was registered on August 3 in Delhi’s Tis Hazari court.
In the petition filed by Shalini, she has alleged that she was ‘subjected to numerous incidents of physical abuse, verbal, mental abuse, and emotional abuse, at the hands of Hirdesh Singh and his family’. Shalini further disclosed that their relationship has been on a rough patch since their honeymoon. She mentioned that right from their honeymoon time, Honey Singh started acting distant and even hit her when she confronted him about it
Meanwhile, the court has issued notice to the singer and given him time until August 28 to file his response. For the unversed, the couple got married on January 23, 2011, and recently celebrated their 10th wedding anniversary.
In her petition, Shalini has also accused Honey Singh of alcoholism and adultery. She said that he had ‘casual sex with multiple women’ and would not take her on his singing tours.She even added that Honey stopped wearing his wedding ring, saying that this is not good luck for him to be wearing diamonds. Shalini alleges that Honey Singh used to get payment in cash but she was not made privy to it.
Interestingly, for many years Honey Singh fans never knew that he was married. Shalini Talwar was first introduced to the public for the first time in 2014 during an episode of the reality show, India’s Raw Star.
However, Honey Singh is yet to release a statement about the allegations leveled against him. On the work front, Honey Singh has recently released the song Sayiyan Ji and ‘Gaddi Niwi’.