Let's take a look at some of the biggest names in Bollywood, who had to go behind bars for being on the wrong side of the law.

1. Salman Khan:

Sallu Bhai tops the list of celebs who went to jail. The superstar, although loved by millions of his fans, has the highest number of court cases haunting him. The actor was convicted in 2002 hit and run case and sentenced to five years jail term by a Mumbai court. He also served a prison term in relation to the 1998 black buck poaching case.

2. Sanjay Dutt:

Munnabhai was convicted for illegal possession of arms relating to 1993 Mumbai blast case. He was sentenced to five-year jail term. Sanjay Dutt walked out as a free man from the Yerawada Central prison in February, 2016 after being granted remission in the five-year sentence.

3. Shiney Ahuja:

Shiney made his Bollywood debut with Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi (2005), directed by Sudhir Mishra. He received a lot of appreciation for his performance in the movie. He was flying high on the subsequent success of his movies until he was accused of raping his maid in June 2009. He was sentenced to seven years rigorous imprisonment.

4. Sonali Bendre:

Sonali Bendre was arrested in 2001 by Mumbai Police for hurting the religious sentiments of Hindus. She was accused of an ‘offensive’ picture on the cover of Showtime Magazine where she is wearing a thigh-length, lemon yellow kurta printed with reverent utterances and emblems like Om and Om Namah Shivay. After a brief stint in jail, Sonali was granted bail.

5. Akshay Kumar:

The Khiladi of Bollywood was accused of obscenity during a public event and was arrested in March 2009. During the Lakme Fashion Week, Twinkle Khanna was photographed unbuttoning his trousers which he was wearing while walking on the ramp. Akki surrendered to the police along with his lawyer and was taken into custody

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