new Delhi: Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan, who will play the role of ‘Lankesh’ in Om Raut’s ‘Adipurush’, said he would justify Ravana’s kidnapping of Sita in the film. His words to a certain class of people were not well known and netizens expressed their displeasure over the actor’s interview and demanded from the producers to replace the ‘Jawani Jaanman’ star.
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Saif later issued an apology for his statement and said he never intended to hurt people’s feelings. Cha Dil Chahta Hai ‘The actor retracted his statement saying that his entire team of’ Adipurush ‘is working to present the epic drama without any distractions’.
However, as per the latest report, a case has been registered against the ‘holy game’ actor in Jaunpur district of Uttar Pradesh. According to an IANS report, the case is in the court of Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate (ACJM) and has fixed December 23 as the next date of hearing in the case.
The report states, “Himanshu Srivastava, a lawyer in the civil court, has made an application under Section 156 (3) through advocate Upendra Vikram Singh. According to the petition, the plaintiff has deep faith in ‘Sanatan Dharma’.
The plaintiff accused Saif Ali Khan’s interview as a negative portrayal of ‘faith in Sanatan Dharma’.
The petitioner further claimed, “Apart from the plaintiff, Vinod Srivastava, Ajit Singh, Brijesh Nishad, Nilesh Nishad, Surya Prakash Singh and Vivek Tiwari are also witnesses. 9. Watched the interview via Internet media on December 9 at 8 pm and Heard. It has hurt them. Religious feelings. “
On the professional front, Saif Ali Khan was last seen in Sushant Singh Rajput’s last film ‘Dil Bekhar’. She recently completed shooting for ‘Bhoot Police’ in Dharamshala, starring Arjun Kapoor, Jacqueline Fernandez and Yami Gautam.
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(With inputs from IANS)