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Kangana said 9 months ago that Javed Akhtar pressured Kangana to apologize to Hrithik Roshan.
Bollywood actress Kangana Ranot is once again seen embroiled in a legal dispute. A bailable warrant has been issued by Andheri Metropolitan Magistrate Court of Mumbai in the defamation case of lyricist Javed Akhtar. The warrant has been issued for not being present despite repeated calls at the police station for questioning. Last month, the court issued summons against the actress and asked her to go to Juhu police station and cooperate in the investigation. Javed Akhtar filed a complaint against Kangana in November 2020. Kangana’s lawyer said that he would appeal against the summons in the High Court. The next hearing will be on 26 March.
Jai Kumar Bhardwaj, advocate for lyricist Javed Akhtar, said, “Last month, summons was issued by Mumbai Police to record Kangana’s statement. But she was not presented nor any response came from her.
Mumbai police presented a report in court today
In the same case, in December 2020, the Andheri Metropolitan Magistrate Court directed the Juhu police to investigate a defamation complaint filed by Javed Akhtar against Kangana Ranot. After investigation in the same case, the Juhu police team submitted a report to the court on 1 February. It states that further investigation is needed on the allegation of the complainant (Javed Akhtar). After seeing the report, Magistrate RR Khan issued summons against the actress.
Javed Akhtar had said – My image has deteriorated
Javed Akhtar had said in a TV interview that Kangana dragged his name into the factionalism in Bollywood after the death of Sushant Singh Rajput. While the complaint also said that Javed had also threatened him to keep quiet about his relationship with Hrithik. This revealed that Kangana’s remarks tarnished Akhtar’s public image.
Dispute between the two started from here
Kangana’s sister and manager Rangoli Chandel accused Javed Akhtar of threatening Kangana. He wrote on social media, “Javed Akhtar ji called Kangna home and threatened to apologize to Hrithik Roshan. Mahesh Bhatt threw slippers at Kangana as she refused to play the role of Suicide Bomber in Bhatt’s film. They had done it. They call the Prime Minister a hangman …. Uncle, what are you two? “
Apart from this, Kangana was in a relationship with Hrithik from 2009 to 2013. After the breakup, both of them had a lot of controversy. On a show in 2016, Kangana called Hrithik as Silly X and claimed that as proof she had the mails that Hrithik had made to her during her relationship. Hrithik had lodged a complaint against Kangana in Mumbai Crime Branch regarding this.