Yo-Yo Honey Singh resorted to social media to make a statement regarding his wife Shalini Talwar accusing him of domestic abuse. He was accused of sexual assault, mental abuse, infidelity, and financial fraud by her. Honey Singh has now denied all of the claims, describing them as false and spiteful. He further asked that no conclusions be drawn about him and his family while the issue is being investigated.
Shalini Talwar filed a domestic abuse lawsuit in Delhi’s Tis Hazari Court against her spouse Hirdesh Singh. Also known as Yo Yo Honey Singh. “I am very saddened and concerned by the false and vicious charges leveled against me and my family by my companion/wife Mrs. Shalini Talwar. The charges are heinous (sic),” Honey Singh said in a statement.
Honey Singh Statement
I am deeply pained and distressed by the false and malicious allegations levied against me and my family by my companion/wife of 20 years, Mrs. Shalini Talwar. The allegations are severely odious.
I have never issued a public statement or press note in the past despite being subjected to harsh criticism for my lyrics, speculation on my health, & negative media coverage in general. However, I see no merit in maintaining a studied silence this time because some of the allegations have been directed at my family – my old parents and younger sister – who have stood by me during some very difficult and trying times and comprise my world.
The allegations are cynical and defaming in nature.
I have been associated with the industry for over 15 years and worked with artists and musicians across the country. Everyone is aware of my relationship with my wife, who has been an integral part of my crew for more than a decade now. She has always accompanied me to my shoots, events, and meetings.
I strongly refute all the allegations. But will not comment any further because the matter is sub-judice before the Court of Law. I have full faith in the judicial system of this country, and I am confident that the truth will be out soon.
The allegations are subject to be proven. The Hon’ble Court has provided me with an opportunity to reply to such allegations. In the meantime, I humbly request my fans and public at large to not draw any conclusion about me and my family until the Hon’ble Court pronounces a verdict after hearing both the sides.
I am confident that justice will be served, and honesty will win.
As always, I’m grateful for all the love and support of my fans and well-wishers. Who inspire me to work hard and make good music.
The court has granted musician Yo Yo Honey Singh (sic) till August 28 to file a response in the case.