Indian cricketer Prithvi Shaw made headlines on Thursday but for all the wrong reasons. The Mumbai batter allegedly got into a brawl with two people who repeatedly insisted him for selfie. The two were identified as social media influencer Sapna Gill and her friend Shobit Thakur.
Social media is flooded with videos of both the parties getting into physical altercation outside a Mumbai hotel, where the alleged accused reportedly thrashed BMW of Prithvi Shaw’s friend. According to reports, the incident was reported to the police by Prithvi Shaw’s friend Ashish Surendra Yadav after it occurred outside a five-star hotel in Mumbai. Oshiwara Police eventually arrested eight people, including Sapna Gill.
Meanwhile, Gill’s advocate has claimed that his client was merely trying to take a selfie as a fan, however, the cricketer was allegedly intoxicated and misbehaved with her. He further added that Gill was hit with a wooden bat by Shaw in a ‘misuse of power and position’. Notably, the police has informed that at the time of the incident, both Gill and Thakur were drunk.
In this article we have narrowed down all the available information about social-media influencer Sapna Gill.
The social media influencer and a YouTuber, who hails from Bengaluru has more than 2.18 Lakh Instagram followers. She has also acted in a movie Kaashi Amarnath (2017) and a Bhojpuri movie Mera Watan (2021).
Gill currently resides in Mumbai but hails from Chandigarh. An influencer with almost 220k Instagram followers, Gill is renowned for sharing videos on fashion, lifestyle and dancing clips.
She is present on several other social networking sites such as the video-sharing app Josh, the multi-media instant messaging app Snapchat and the well-known video-content site YouTube.