Shahrukh and Gauri in legal trouble
Trouble brewing over Shahrukh
Khan and his wife Gauri Khan. A court in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district today has
asked the police to lodge a case against actor Shahrukh Khan, his wife Gauri
Khan, filmmaker Karan Johar and the other makers of ‘Student Of The Year’ for
allegedly hurting Hindu religious sentiments by depicting goddess Radha in an
unsuitable manner in the film ‘Student
Of The Year’.
Chief Judicial Magistrate S P Singh passed the order on a complaint filed by an advocate Sudhir Kumar Ojha. The court directed for registration and asked police to look into the case and take necessary action against the culprit at Sadar police station.
The complaint has been filed under the following sections 294 (Obscene acts and songs to the annoyance of others), 295 (deliberate and malicious act intended to hurt religious feelings and 295A (injuring or defiling place of worship intent to insult the religion) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), Ojha in his complaint has said an obscene word sexy has been used for Radha in the song which has hurt the religious sentiments of the Hindu community.
The star casts of the movie Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt and Siddharth Malhotra and the production house, Dharma Productions which produced the film in partnership with Sharukh Khan's production company - M/S Red Chillies Entertainment, have also been roped in the case.
‘Student Of The Year’ directed by Karan Johar is the story of Abhimanyu Singh (Sidharth Malhotra) and Rohan Nanda (Varun Dhawan) who traverse the path of competition, envy, triumph, failure, manipulation and heartbreak in their mini-universe of St. Teresa's High School, Dehradun.
The film marks the debut of all
the three leading stars. In a week, the movie crossed 50 crores.