Comedians are famous for making the situation easy, but there are many times when famous Indian comedians find themselves in controversies.
They were often backlashes by people and the government for their outrageous comments on certain topics.
Here, we have curated the list of famous Indian comedians which became news headlines after getting into controversies.
These fasts are based on news publishing and entertainment media rumors.
The famous comedian and host Bharti Singh have been arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau after her confession of consuming drugs.
The anti-drug agency stated that they found 86.5 grams of drugs during raids at Bharti Singh’s office as well as home.
Her husband Harsh Limbachiyaa was also arrested with Bharti Singh.
However, this is not the first time Bharti Singh is into controversies.
A few months ago, Bharti Singh, Farah Khan, and Raveena Tandon were accused of hurting the religious sentiments of Christians.
Many people have witnessed the successful growth of ace comedian Kapil Sharma.
He was the contestant in the laughter challenge, then continued to be part of Comedy Circus for years.
He hosted Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, then came up with his own show. Kapil Sharma was into controversy with his tweet wars with KRK, and tweeting against the Indian government as well.
He was heavily trolled for his acts.
Well, Kapil Sharma also hit the bottom with his drinking problems and fought with his co-performer Sunil Grover.
Kunal Kamra is famous among fans for his satire and political jokes. He often comments on the work and progress of government.
He was in controversy when he shared a flight with journalist Arnab Goswami.
Later he was banned for a few months to travel on flights. He was also in controversy when he joked about the national judiciary system.
Krushna Abhishek is enjoying the limelight after joining the famous ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’.
The actor is a star performer and often joked about his existence and past experience with the comedy shows and people he worked with.
People who followed the comedian from the days of Comedy Circus are aware of the fight between Krushna Abhishek and Kapil Sharma.
His shattered and bitter relationship with his uncle Govinda triggered the full-blown controversy when Govinda was invited on the Kapil Sharma show and Krushna decided not to perform in front of Govinda.
Later, he cleared the reason during an interview stating that things are not good in their relationship. Moreover, Govinda also made fun of Krushna in the show.
Kiku Sharda is famous in the industry as a revolutionary comedian as he was imprisoned for making fun of self-proclaimed Godman Baba Ram Rahim.
In an award function night, Kiku Sharda dressed up like Baba Ram Rahim and cracked some jokes as well.
Later, fans of Baba Ram Rahim reported the incidents and he was jailed for hurting people’s sentiments.
Actor Amit Bhatt found himself in a big controversy when an episode of Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah mentioned the made-up fact that Hindi is the most spoken language in Mumbai.
The MNS president also said that Maharashtrian actors on the show should be ashamed to support such things.
Later, the local political party pointed out that Marathi is the main language in Mumbai and the show had its own propaganda.
The actor clarified that he read the dialogue as per the script and apologized to the party with a hand-written note as well.
Raju Shrivastav is one of the first few comedians in India who made standup comedy famous.
He has been entertaining people for years with his puns and punches.
However, he found himself in controversy when he joked about Shilpa Shinde stating that Shakti Kapoor is waiting outside if she wanted to be a mother.
Fans backlash him for making such derogatory comments. Later, Raju clarifies that his dialogue has been edited and represented wrongly by the channel.
Zakir Khan is one of the most loved and successful comedians in India. He was in controversy twice in his career as a comedian.
At first, he was backlashed by fans for making fun of Biharis for their looks.
The second time, he was sacked from the show where he was judge-cum-mentor.
The show-runners said that judges were not able to find good artists at all.
Tanmay Bhatt was in huge controversy with his roasting show AIB Knockout.
He was associated with the YouTube channel named AIB where he was creating comedy videos.
His show was removed from the AIB channel and police cases were reported against the comedians for the use of foul languages in their show.