Aparna Purohit, the nation head of Amazon Prime that streamed controversial internet sequence “Tandav”, recorded her statement on the Hazratganj police station in Lucknow on Tuesday afternoon. Purohit obtained her statement recorded on the directives of the Allahabad High Court. A case had been filed by Additional Inspector, Hazratganj, Amarnath Verma, relating to the net sequence on January 18 in opposition to Purohit, “Tandav” director Ali Abbas, producer Himanshu Krishna Mehar and author Gaurav Solanki.
According to sources, the Lucknow police had ready a listing of about 100 questions for Purohit, who was questioned in a closed room. Her legal professionals have been additionally together with her.
“Tandav” led to protests throughout the nation over some objectionable scenes.
Besides Lucknow, an FIR was registered in Uttar Pradesh’s Gautam Buddha Nagar in opposition to Purohit and others underneath varied sections of the Indian Penal Code.
Tandav is a nine-episode political thriller starring Bollywood A-listers Saif Ali Khan, Dimple Kapadia, and Mohd Zeeshan Ayyub. At the centre of the row is a scene with Zeeshan Ayyub, within the function of school pupil Shiva, taking part in the Hindu god Mahadev in a theatre manufacturing. Tandav got here underneath fireplace for an inappropriate depiction of Hindu deities.
(With IANS Inputs)