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Daler Mehndi convicted in human trafficking case

Daler Mehndi

By: Keerthi Mohan

Singer Daler Mehndi has been sent to two years in jail in a human trafficking case. The 50-year-old singer was convicted earlier today (16) and taken into custody by the Punjab Police. “I have been granted bail. We will appeal in higher court,” Daler Mehndi told reporters outside court. A case against Mehndi and his brother Shamsher Singh were registered in 2003, accusing the duo of illegally sending people abroad disguised as members of his troupe. Between 1998 and 1999 Mehndi and Singh reportedly took about 10 people to the US and dropped them off illegally. The Patiala police soon filed…

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