MUMBAI: Bad news continues to dog India's funny man Kapil
Sharma. The set of his show Comedy Nights with Kapil got burnt
to nothing on 25 September, with losses being estimated at
between Rs 1 crore to 8 crore.
Now the standup comic who has put Colors on the comedy show
map has been slapped with a service tax evasion notice of
Rs 65 lakh by the service tax department.
Kapil is the creative producer of the show that bears his
name along with the Zodiak Entertainment group company SOL
Productions and the service tax department says that his production
house has collected the tax but not deposited it with the
Sharma is reported to have said that he will make good the
payments at the earliest after a five hour grilling at the
service tax office in Mumbai.