Richard Gere Accused of Obscene Behavior in India
The pictures of kisses appeared on front pages of Indian news***s.There naturally appears a question - what is criminal about it? The answer is *** – Indian people are prohibited by law to display affection in public. The actor's actions were called 'obscene' and provoked strong protest of crowds of Indians who burned the actor's images. On April, 26 Dinesh Gupta, a judge in New Delhi, issued arrest warrants for the both celebrities - Gere and Shetty.An Indian court has issued a warrant for arrest of Richard Gere. The charming Hollywood actor is a wanted man in India after he displayed in public the signs of affection towards Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty. Gere and Shetty took part in an HIV/AIDS awareness event organized on April, 15 in New Delhi. Richard Gere just swept the Indian celebrity into his arms and kissed her. Footage of Gere kissing Shetty were more than once broadcast on Indian TV.