Kangana Ranaut Vs Javed Akhtar: In the defamation case, Kangana countered the case, appeared in court
Actress Kangana Ranaut finally appeared in an Andheri court today in a defamation case filed by lyricist Javed Akhtar. In fact, last week, a Mumbai court, while hearing the defamation case of lyricist Javed Akhtar, made a strong remark on Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut. Kangana Ranaut has not been present in the hearing of this case continuously, despite the court saying many times. Expressing strong displeasure over this irresponsible behavior of Kangana, the court said that on the next hearing i.e. on 20 September 2021, if Kangana does not appear in the court, then a warrant of arrest will be issued against her. After this, Kangana’s attendance was marked in the court on Monday i.e. today.
A new twist has come in this whole controversy. Now Kangana has filed a counter petition against Javed Akhtar. It is being told that many allegations have been leveled against Akhtar by Kangana including extortion, breach of privacy. After this the hearing has been adjourned till October 1. Let us tell you that Kangana has filed a transfer of application, the hearing on this will be held on November 15.
Kangana’s lawyer Rizwan Siddiqui argued that when this case is bailable, then why is it necessary for Kangana to come to the court daily. Kangana’s lawyer had petitioned for a relaxation of a few days, citing the reason for the symptoms of corona. The court had adjourned the hearing for September 20, giving relief of six days.
In the appeal filed through Rizwan Siddiqui, Ranaut claimed that the Andheri Metropolitan Magistrate’s court initiated proceedings against him relying only on the police report and did not independently examine the witnesses.
Akhtar (76) had filed a complaint in the magistrate’s court in November last year, claiming that Ranaut had made defamatory statements against him in a television interview, which allegedly caused damage to his reputation. Was. In his complaint, Akhtar claimed that after the alleged suicide by actor Sushant Singh Rajput in June last year, Ranaut dragged his name during an interview while referring to a ‘kotri’ present in Bollywood.