Ludhiana court has issued a fresh non-bailable warrant against Rakhi Sawant for allegedly making objectionable remarks against sage Valmiki, who wrote the Hindu epic Ramayana.
The court Judicial Magistrate, Vishav Gupta yesterday fixed June 2 as the next date for hearing in the case.
A local advocate Narinder Aditya had filed a complaint against Rakhi on July 9 last year alleging that she had hurt the religious sentiments of the Valmiki community by making derogatory comments against the sage.
Rakhi had allegedly made the comments during a programme on a private television channel last year.
Earlier, the court of Judicial Magistrate had issued an arrest warrant against her on March 9th.
On the instructions of the court, a two-member team of the Ludhiana police had left for Mumbai with the arrest warrant in April this year to arrest Rakhi Sawant, but had to return empty handed as she was not found at her address.