(Image source from: IndiaToday.in)
Karan Johar Show: KL Rahul and Hardik Pandya Fined Rs 1 lakh Each:- Indian young cricketers Hardhik Pandya and KL Rahul have been fined Rs 1 lakh each by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). The amount will be offered to the widows of 10 constables in paramilitary forces who lost their lives when they are in duty. KL Rahul and Hardik Pandya have also been asked to deposit Rs 10 lakhs each in the fund for promoting cricket for the blind. The fine has been imposed for their comments made on the celebrity show Koffee with Karan show in January this year.
They have been given a deadline of four weeks and if KL Rahul, Hardik Pandya failed to do, the Board of Control for Cricket in India will deduct the amount from their match fees that they take home. KL Rahul and Hardik Pandya already missed out earning Rs 30 lakhs after they have been asked to return back from Australia. BCCI issued a statement saying that the cricketers are role models and they should act with the utmost care during public places.