Now Jaipur man registers case against PK for outraging religious sentiment

A case has been registered against the director, producer, and actor of the film 'PK' at the Bajaj Nagar police station in Jaipur.

hidden January 02, 2015 14:12:25 IST
Now Jaipur man registers case against PK for outraging religious sentiment

A case has been registered against the director, producer, and actor of the film 'PK' at the Bajaj Nagar police station in Jaipur, police said today.

A case under section 295A (deliberate and malicious acts intended to outrage religious feelings) and 153A (promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion, race, place of birth, residence, language) of the IPC was lodged last evening against the director, producer and actor of the film, SHO Bajaj Nagar Chiranji Lal said.

Now Jaipur man registers case against PK for outraging religious sentimentThe three were not named in the FIR, he said.

The complaint in this connection was lodged by one Basant Gehlot, Lal said, adding that the matter was under investigation.

The Aamir Khan-starrer film has invited sharp reactions and protest from right-wing Hindu outfits who have demanded a ban on the screening of the film, alleging that it hurts their religious sentiments

The film, which was released on 19 December, takes a swipe at organised religion and God men.

PTI

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