FIR has been filled against the makers of web series TANDAV and on head of original content for allegedly depicting Hindu gods that are hurting religious sentiments of people.
The FIR against Aparna Purohit, the head of Amazon’s India head of original content, director of the series Ali Abbas, producer Himanshu Krishna Mehra, writer Gaurav Solanki was lodged late on Sunday night by senior Sub Inspector Amar Nath Yadav at the Hazratganj Kotwali police station.
President Mayawati called for removing the objectionable content from the web series.
The web series features Saif Ali Khan, Dimple Kapadia, Tigmanshu Dhulia and Mohammad Zeeshan Ayyub in the cast.
An FIR was lodged at Hazratganj police station under various sections of the IPC and Information Technology Act.
The FIR also accused the series of undignified portrayal of a person occupying the post of Prime Minister of the country, showing castes as “high and low” and showing scenes that insult women.