Malayalam Cine actor Fahad Fazil sought anticipatory bail in the cheating case towards Kerala government.Fahad purchased a Benz-E-class luxury car costing Rs.70 lakhs, registered in his name with a fake address as No.16, 2nd Cross Road, Pudhupet, Lawspet, Puducherry. The car has been registered in his name as PY-05-9899, by paying Rs.1.5lakhs as tax, whereas had he registered his car in Kerala, the Kerela government would have got Rs.14 lakhs as a tax.
The Kerala Police on verification of several luxury cars with Puducherry registration, plying in Kerala found to be registered on the fake address.
On similar grounds where, Suresh Gopi, actor and Member of Parliment too was charged with a criminal case.
Fahad Fazil has been sent a notice by the Kerala Police seeking clarifications.
On this, he is seeking an anticipatory bail from the Kerala High Court.