The case has been registered against John Abraham’s film ‘Satyameva Jayate’ over Religious matters. The religious sentiments have been hurt by ‘Maatam’ (mourning) clips added in this film.
Following a complaint against the film by BJP Minority Morcha general secretary Syed Ali Jaffry, the Dabeerpura police on Sunday filed a case against the movie for offending the religious sentiments of the group under section 295 (A) of IPC, reported New Indian Express.
The movie ‘Satyameva Jayate’ starred John Abraham, Manoj Bajpayee, Amruta Khanvilkar, Aisha Sharma and Tota Roy Chowdhury among others in significant roles.
Milap Zaveri wrote this film and directed as well. This film produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Monisha Advani, Madhu Bhojwani, and Nikkhil Advani. It will be sreened in cinemas on 15 August.
Hyderabad: Case registered against upcoming Bollywood movie Satyameva Jayate by Shiya community members on charges of hurting religious sentiments in connection with a ‘Maatam’ (mourning) clipping shown in the movie
— ANI (@ANI) July 30, 2018