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'Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah' actor Munmun Dutta booked for using casteist slur in a video!

One of the most loved actresses on Indian television, actor Munmun Dutta, who is popular for her role of Babita in 'Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah' has been booked for using casteist slur in a video. An FIR has been registered against the actor at Hansi Police Station in Hissar, Haryana under section 3(1) (u) of SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act. In a make-up video shared on Instagram, Munmum had said that she wanted to look good and used a slur, which refers to a particular caste, saying that she did not want to look like that. People soon pointed out that the term is not only offensive to members of the Scheduled Caste community, but its usage is also a punishable offence as per a ruling by the Supreme Court of India

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