Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, who was popularly known as Tiger, passed away on September 22, 2011 after battling a severe lung infection.
Justice M Dhandapani granted anticipatory bail to him in a case registered by the Chennai police for spreading misinformation against the COVID-19 vaccine after the death of comedian Vivek
According to the petitioner, a complaint was filed by a health officer of the Chennai Corporation seeking action against the actor for his comments on the passing of actor Vivekh.
The issue pertains to Mansoor Ali Khan's statements linking actor Vivekh's death, without any basis, to the COVID-19 vaccine
While Mansoor Ali Khan is learnt to have moved a court seeking anticipatory bail, a senior police officer said the accused will be arrested soon.
On Friday, while addressing the media outside a private hospital in Vadapalani where actor Vivekh was admitted, he claimed that there was no clarity about the ingredients of the vaccine
A day after announcing that he would not contest elections, actor Mansoor Ali Khan on Monday reversed his decision.
Actor Mansoor Ali Khan, who quit the Naam Tamilar Katchi recently and floated his own outfit, has pulled out of the election race.
Therefore, the ED has to investigate by securing the presence of the mufti,” the judge said while rejecting the anticipatory bail plea recently.
Khan was arrested on June 14 and jailed for speaking against the Tamil Nadu government on the project and also allegedly intimidating people.
A day after actor Mansoor Ali Khan's arrest, the well-known Salem-based environmental activist Piyush Manush was detained on Monday for making a provocative speech against the project.
Actor Mansoor Ali Khan was arrested Sunday for making a provocative speech against the Chennai-Salem Greenfield Corridor.