Delhi court orders Shikhar Dhawan’s ex-wife to stop making defamatory allegations against the cricketer
India cricketer Shikhar Dhawan‘s ex-wife, Ayesha Mukerji has been restrained from making any defamatory claims against the cricketer. A Delhi court has stated that a person’s reputation is like property that can’t be earned back once damaged. The court also directed Ayesha that if she has a genuine concern, then she can raise her concerns with the concerned authorities.
The judge, Harish Kumar added that the court restrains the estranged wife and can’t make any further claims to the media and to her friends. For the unversed, she is allegedly making threats to Shikhar about ruining his life.
“Reputation of a person is dear to everyone and is considered as property of highest degree because materialistic property can be regained after loss but reputation cannot be regained once damaged. Therefore, it has got to be protected. However, it is equally true that if anyone has lawful grievance against someone, he or she cannot be restrained from venting out his or her grievance to concerned authority,” the judge said in the order passed on February 1.
“Therefore, in these circumstances, she is hereby restrained till further order from circulating any of her grievance against Dhawan or her version of the dispute involved herein or the alleged defamatory and false material against the him, to social media, to print media or to any other’ forum or to friends, relatives or colleagues of the parties,” the judge added.
Shikhar Dhawan and Ayesha Mukheji got divorced in 2021
Around one and a half years ago, the duo got divorced after years of marriage. They have a kid, Zoravar from the marriage. Meanwhile, recently, the 2013 Champions Trophy winner seek an injunction against his estranged wife. Apparently, she is alleged to have threatened the cricketer about tarnishing his reputation by circulating some of the information to the cricketing authorities.