Marathi actor Ketaki Chitale was freed from jail following a post critical of Sharad Pawar.

Ketaki Chitale was arrested on Thursday for allegedly posting a derogatory message on Facebook against NCP leader Sharad Pawar . She was released on Wednesday from Thane jail .

Thane (Maharashtra) India, June 24 : Ketaki Chitale, a Marathi actor who was arrested on Thursday for allegedly posting a derogatory message on Facebook against NCP leader Sharad Pawar, was released from Thane jail.She was released on Wednesday from Thane jail.Since police detention ended on May 18, Chitale was arrested on May 15 and transferred to 14-day judicial custody.She was arrested after a lawsuit was filed against her under sections 500 (defamation), 501 (printing or engraving defamatory content) and 153A (fostering enmity between two groups on the basis of religion, caste, etc.

The article contained words like Hell is waiting and you hate Brahmins, allegedly referring to Pawar, a Maharashtra political party that shares power with Shiv Sena and Congress.