Harbhajan Singh has lodged a complaint with the Chennai Police against a businessman who duped him of Rs 4 crores. The incident came to light after the businessman who received money from Harbhajan approached the Madras High Court for an anticipatory bail after Singh filed a complaint against his name.
Harbhajan Singh stated that he got introduced to the person named G Mahesh through a common friend & he paid the amount as a loan in 2015. Mahesh, reportedly, lives on the Juhu Beach Road at Uthandi in Chennai. As per the 40-year-old off-spinner, whenever he tried to contact Mahesh, the latter delayed and avoided paying back the loan.
On 18th August a cheque of Rs 25 lakhs issued by Mahesh got bounced due to insufficient funds. Harbhajan Singh approached the Chennai Police Commissioner & lodged a complaint against Mahesh & few others. The petition has been forwarded to the Neelankarai assistant commissioner of police.
As far as Cricket is concerned he was set to play for the CSK in the IPL 2020. However Harbhajan Singh has been a part of CSK since 2018 & he has backed out from playing IPL sue to certain personal reasons. Many experts has said that CSK will find it difficult to find out Harbhajan’s replacement.