Tandava The web series has been engulfed in orgy controversies. Cases have been registered against five people, including series director Ali Abbas Zafar, in Mumbai and Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday for hurting religious sentiments. A team of UP police arrived at the house of Instruction Ali Abbas. After this, the team will also go to the office of Amazon’s office. This information came from a media report.
Five people, including director Alli Abbas, were booked in Lucknow for hurting people’s sentiments through the Tandava series. The Lucknow Police on Sunday approached the Mumbai Police Commissioner (CP) office to assist in the investigation of the case. A four-member team led by Inspector Anil Kumar Singh arrived in Mumbai on Tuesday night. The UP police team will go to Amazon’s office after questioning Abbas, and will interrogate some people there too.
UP police officer Anil Kumar Singh said, “We have asked him to appear before the IO (Investigating Officer) in Lucknow on 27 January. His house was locked and no one was there, so we pasted the notice there. ”
Relief from the court
Ali Abbas Zafar, the director of the web series Tandava, has got relief from the Bombay High Court on the case filed in Uttar Pradesh. The court granted three weeks’ anticipatory bail to Ali Abbas Zafar. Amidst the controversy, Amazon Prime has removed the objectionable scene from the ‘Tandav’ web series. Amid controversy over the web series, ‘Tandava’ Abbas Zafar apologized on social media on Monday. The cast and crew statement said that we are watching the reaction of our viewers. This is a completely fictional story. The aim of any member of our team was not to hurt the feelings of the people.
Action will be done according to the law: Anil Deshmukh,
Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh had said, ‘We have received a complaint about the web series’ Tandava’. Action will be taken as per law. Deshmukh further said that the central government should bring a law regarding OTT (over-the-top) platform.
The controversy surrounding this scene has been
played in Tandava by Saif Ali Khan, Dimple Kapadia, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayub, Sunil Grover and Kritika Kamra. This series is released on Amazon Prime Video on Friday. Just after the release, a scene of the series went viral, in which Zeeshan is in the getup of Lord Shiva, he also has a trident in his hand. But in this getup, he is also abusing. The dispute started from this scene. Apart from this, the series is also being accused of glorifying the gang in pieces.
Amid the row over ‘Tandav’, a team of Uttar Pradesh Police on Thursday arrived at the residence of web series’ director Ali Abbas Zafar to serve him notice in connection with a case filed against him in Lucknow.
The police personnel said they have served the notice to Zafar and have asked him to appear before the Investigation Officer in Uttar Pradesh capital. “We have served notice asking him to appear before IO (Investigation Officer) on January 27 in Lucknow. His house was locked and nobody was there, so we pasted the notice there,” said Anil Kumar Singh, UP Police.
An FIR has been registered at Lucknow’s Hazratganj Kotwali against Amazon Prime’s India head of original content Aparna Purohit, director of web series ‘Tandav’ Ali Abbas Zafar, its producer and others.
An FIR has been registered at Lucknow’s Hazratganj Kotwali against Amazon Prime’s India head of original content Aparna Purohit, director of web series ‘Tandav’ Ali Abbas Zafar, its producer Himanshu Krishna Mehra, writer Gaurav Solanki and others for allegedly hurting religious sentiments.