Hina Khan issues counter notice to jewellery brand for 'defamation' after being accused of fraud
Actress Hina Khan, who had been sent a legal notice by a brand for allegedly not returning jewellery worth Rs 11.11 lakh has sent a counter notice to the jewellery brand.
Khan took to Instagram to share a copy of the legal notice, stating that she too wanted to share her response on a public forum since it started on social media. The actress also provided with the image of the courier receipt for the notice.
Since it started in public forum,I m forced to share my response too but d RIGHT WAY. my advocate @sarthak7468 from Supreme Court of India . Sent a legal notice with proper stamp n signature to them.so this is how a legal notice looks like, not like an unsigned unstamped fake notice created just for cheap publicity..We really work hard to reach where we r n just because ‘a celeb’ is n easy target u will not get to use it to ur benefit... The law works wonders for an innocent who is wrongly accused and it gets better if you have proper proofs. Attaching the courier receipt for my notice.Surprisingly it never appeared for the imaginary notice sent to me. No hawa hawaai only seedhi baat #SatyamevJayate #NotAnEasyTarget
In an interview with ABP, she said that the jewellery was misplaced by her stylist's assistant in an autorickshaw. "Firstly, I didn't wear their jewellery as I didn't like them and opted for another one. My stylist Hemlata's assistants misplaced it in an auto rickshaw. Though she is trying hard to return it and she has already paid around Rs 2,86,000. Media houses are discussing legal notice which has reached them unfortunately and not me. I just want to say show me the signatures of receiving on it," The Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hain actress said.
The legal notice stated that the jeweller had loaned ornaments for the former Bigg Boss contestant to be worn for the DadaSaheb Phalke Awards ceremony that took place in April . However, the items were never returned. The notice further said that the actor was asked to return the jewellery, tender a written apology and pay Rs 2 lakh towards compensation for loss of business and harassment, according to an Indian Express report. Following the emergence of reports about the issuing of the statement, the actor tweeted
LOLwonder why this legal notice did not reach my house and instead reached all the media houses.. sorry haters this tactic will not work.. try something new.. bhassodi will still shine #Bhasoodi #NoMoreBullshit #BhasoodiHits7M https://t.co/BtZQ7jfSB8 — HINA KHAN (@eyehinakhan) July 18, 2018
Hina had recently appeared in a music video Bhasoodi with singer Sonu Thukral, which garnered over 13 million views .
Updated Date: Jul 23, 2018 11:16:20 IST