A leading daily reported that the chargesheet has been filed under section 325 (assault) and section 34 (criminal conspiracy) of the Indian Penal Code. Early this year, before the release of his movie Agent Vinod, Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor, who were having dinner at Mumbai's Taj, allegedly assaulted an NRI Iqbal Sharma, a businessman, who suffered a fractured nose.
It was reported that Saif was under the influence of alcohol. The incident led to extreme buzz and criticisms across the nation. Khan was arrested under article 325 of the Indian Penal Code, and released on bail on a surety of INR3,000 (US$54.6) by the Mumbai Police.