Comedian Kiku Sharda, best known for his role in the show Comedy Nights with Kapil, was on Wednesday arrested for allegedly hurting the sentiments of the followers of Dera Sacha Sauda.

Kiku was sent to 14-day judicial custody after police produced him before the court of Nandita Kaushik, Chief Judicial Magistrate in Kaithal.

While the comedian apologised to the followers of Sacha Sauda, tweets started flooding in from different corners in support of Sharda:

Here are some of the tweets:

But there were some supporters who also welcomed the arrest:

And then there were some who wanted the spiritual leader to be arrested: