You’ve seen her play the protagonist, the sister, the mother, the mother-in-law on your favourite TV daily soap. And now, actress Shruti Ulfat has reportedly been jailed for her handling of a rare cobra during the shoot of a TV show in India. Santosh Kank, a Forest Ranger, has confirmed the arrest to news agencies. Amidst conflicting reports, Kank clarifies that Ulfat along with “3 others (has been arrested) for posting the images and videos online in October 2016”
Animal activists are calling out celebrities for handling animals. It was a Mumbai based NGO PAWS that had allegedly complained to the Wildlife Crime Control Bureau and the Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, Maharashtra.
The videos clearly show Ulfat showing off the cobra and saying she feels ‘powerful’.