IPL 2013: The Dara Singh family link to spot-fixing saga

"Almost the whole of Mumbai knows him. But that does not mean there is anything criminal," says Amrik Singh, Vindoo Dara Singh's brother.

updated: May 22, 2013 13:13 IST
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New Delhi: Actor Vindoo Dara Singh, who was arrested yesterday for his alleged links with bookies accused of spot-fixing in the IPL's on-going season, has reportedly told the police that he was in touch with the relative of an IPL franchise owner.

Sources say the police are investigating multiple calls made by the actor to a Chennai number. The calls were made over a period of six months, say sources.

Charged with cheating and forgery, 49-year-old Vindoo, son of late wrestler-actor Dara Singh, was produced before a local court in Mumbai on Tuesday, which remanded him to police custody till Friday.

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