Fatehabad (Haryana): Popular Tik Tok star, Sonali Phogat, who recently contested the Haryana Assembly election on a BJP ticket has filed a case against her sister and brother-in-law accusing them of assault and issuing death threats.

Sonali Phogat has filed complaint against sister Rukesh and brother-in-law Aman Puniya at Sardar police station.

Sonali had contested against Congress leader Kuldeep Bishnoi and was defeated by 29,471 votes in Adampur.

Sadar Police stated that they have filed a case against Rukesh and Aman under relevant sections of Indian Penal Code, based on the complaint by Sonali Phogat.

"We have received a complaint on behalf of Sonali Phogat, where she has accused Rukesh Aman Puniya of assaulting and giving her life threats," said Prahlad Singh, Station House Officer (SHO), Sardar Police Station.

Phogat stated that the incident occurred last night when she visited her father's house in Bhuthan Kalan, Hisar where a large number of party workers had come to meet her.

Her sister and brother-in-law also had visited her father's house at the same time.

"Her sister and brother-in-law had also come to see her and during a quarrel, they gave death threats. The accused will be arrested soon, and further action will be taken," Singh added.

According to cops, the quarrel between Sonali and Rukesh started because of a family issue and not due to political reasons.

Sonali has claimed that during this quarrel, her sister and brother-in-law assaulted her and issued death threats.