Film actor Shahrukh Khan has brought out an army of lawyers to get bail for his son Aryan Khan, who is trapped in the cruise party drug case. The case was first advocated by senior advocate Satish Manshinde, who had fought in the Riya Chakraborty case. After that Amit Desai, who got Salman Khan acquitted in the hit and run case, also stood on behalf of Aryan. Now Mukul Rohatgi, former Attorney General of the Government of India, will argue Aryan Khan’s bail in the Bombay High Court hearing on his behalf. Mukul Rohatgi had been the state government’s lawyer in the Supreme Court in the 2002 Gujarat riots case and had recently said that Shahrukh’s son should be granted bail.
Not only this, Shah Rukh Khan has also roped in law firm, Karanjawala & Co. to get bail for his son Aryan. Apart from this, the team of Ruby Singh Ahuja and Sandeep Kapoor will also advocate for getting bail for their client Aryan Khan in the Bombay High Court. This army of lawyers includes big names like Anandini Fernandes and Rustom Mulla.
Who is Kanranjawala?
Ryan Karanjawala, who founded Karanjawala & Co with his wife Manik, enjoys close friendships with prominent personalities from business and politics. His international media moguls Rupert Murdoch, Tatas, Ambanis and Wadias as well as former Prime Minister V.P. Relationship with lion. The late Arun Jaitley, who was the Union Finance Minister in the Government of India, was his close friend. He met her for the first time in college.
He himself has faced allegations of sexual abuse
Karanjawala himself had faced allegations of sexual harassment, but in 2013 the Delhi High Court dismissed the petition against him. He also fought the case of journalist Tarun Tejpal in a case of sexual harassment. Apart from this, he had also represented former Supreme Court Justice Swatanter Kumar in criminal defamation case against media houses related to sexual harassment case.
Amit Desai had argued in the sessions court
Senior advocate Amit Desai had represented Aryan Khan in the sessions court earlier on Monday. However, he was disappointed when the court refused to grant him bail. Amit Desai had acquitted Salman Khan in the 2002 hit-and-run case along with getting bail.