Priyanka Chopra slaps legal notice on ex-flame Aseem Merchant

Priyanka Chopra has filed case against her ex-boyfriend Aseem Merchant after Aseem announced to make a film on Priyanka Chopra’s biopic. The actress repotedly not too happy with the idea and slapped a legal notice on Aseem Merchant. He was to make a film on Priyanka Chopra’s former assistant Prakash Jaju.

According to the report the notice states: “Our client is shocked to note that while all the news articles mention the proposed film as your (Jaju’s) biopic, the promotions largely refer to our client and inclusion of aspects of her and her family life rather than references to you.

You are intending to collude with Mr Merchant in violation of our client’s rights, including right to privacy, defaming our client and lowering her reputation, seeking to subject her to hatred and ridicule.

Our client calls upon you to withdraw all the publicity material of the film with immediate effect, desist using or referring to any personal or confidential information about her and/or her family, desist from producing, releasing the proposed film and tender an unconditional apology to her.”

Aseem, launched a production house, Limelight Motion Pictures Pvt Ltd announced to make a film on Priyanka Chopra’s biopic but he insists that his film will mainly focus on the actress and her spat with her former assistant Prakash Jaju.

Jaju was Priyanka’s manager at one point of time. He claimed that the actress owed him a huge amount of money and refused to pay and situation turned worse when he interfered on Priyanka’s personal life. Following which Priyanka’s father (late) DR. Ashok Chopra filed police complaint against Prakash Jaju. DR. Chopra claimed that all the allegations made by Jaju is baseless. Jaju then went hiding and was arrested by Madhya Pradesh police.

When contacted, Aseem told Mirror that his legal team is looking into the matter and he claimed that he doesn’t want to hurt her sentiments.

"If she still has any objection, then we shall drop the film. I don't want to hurt her sentiments. The film is about me, not Priyanka. She is just a chapter in that."