The Madhya Pradesh authorities will file a case towards the makers of the Amazon Prime Video collection “Tandav” for allegedly hurting non secular sentiments, state House Minister Narottam Mishra stated on Tuesday.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan additionally reacted to the controversy over the depiction of Hindu deities within the internet collection, saying “nobody has the precise to harm our religion and insult our deities”.
The makers of “Tandav” collection, which stars Saif Ali Khan and Mohd Zeeshan Ayyub and is directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, on Monday apologised “unconditionally” if that they had unintentionally harm the emotions of the individuals.
On the coronary heart of the controversy is a scene that options Ayyub’s school scholar Shiva enjoying the Hindu god Mahadev in a theatre manufacturing.
Speaking to reporters right here on Tuesday, Narottam Mishra stated, “I condemn the way in which Zeeshan Ayyub, Saif Ali Khan and Ali Abbas Zafar reacted to our faith and harm the emotions.”
“The Madhya Pradesh authorities will register a case on this regard,” Narottam Mishra stated when requested concerning the internet collection.
The minister requested why no movie has made a remark towards another faith thus far?
“Why do they aim solely Hindus? And why do different political events really feel unhealthy after we oppose it? Politics of appeasement isn’t good,” he stated.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in a tweet stated, “Nobody has the precise to harm our religion and insult our deities.”
“The obscenity being served on OTT platforms isn’t good for our youngsters, so there’s a have to intently monitor these platforms. The central authorities is taking suo motu (by itself) cognizance of this,” Shivraj Singh Chouhan stated.
Earlier, BJP MP Manoj Kotak from Mumbai North-East, Madhya Pradesh minister Vishvas Sarang and state Meeting’s protem Speaker Rameshwar Sharma appealed to Info and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar to ban the collection.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s media advisor Shalabhmani Tripathi on Monday stated the makers of “Tandav” should pay the value for hurting non secular sentiments.
“Tandav”, starring actors Saif Ali Khan, Dimple Kapadia, Sunil Grover, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Dino Morea, Kumud Mishra, Mohd Zeeshan Ayyub, Gauhar Khan and Kritika Kamra, premiered on the streaming platform on Friday.
Filmmaker Ali Abbas Zafar has created, directed, and produced the political drama with Himanshu Kishan Mehra and it’s written by Gaurav Solanki, greatest identified for “Article 15”.
Taking cognisance of complaints over the online collection, the Ministry of Info and Broadcasting on Sunday sought an evidence from the Amazon Prime Video on the problem.
The federal government lately introduced OTT platforms, corresponding to Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Disney+ Hotstar, moreover different on-line information and present affairs content material, below the ambit of the I&B ministry, giving it powers to manage insurance policies and guidelines for the digital area.