Controversy: Kangana had demanded transfer of Javed Akhtar’s defamation case

Ankita Gurung
Ankita Gurung
Kangana Ranaut and Javed Akhtar

Javed Akhtar had filed a defamation complaint against Kangana Ranaut in November 2020 for allegedly making derogatory and baseless remarks against her in a television interview.

Kangana Ranaut (Kangana Ranaut) Choli Daman is with the controversies like Ka. Every day some new thing comes out. In fact, a non-bailable petition was filed against Kangana Ranaut through a Mumbai court on January 4, which was later dismissed. Javed Akhtar against Kangana in 2021 (Javed Akhtar) defamation case (Defamation Case) was registered. Let us tell you that Kangana did not want to appear in the court. He had also alleged that he was being harassed through the magistrate. In her first petition, Kangana had appealed to the Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Court that Javed Akhtar’s complaint should be transferred to another court. Now another news is coming out in this.

Court will give order in the matter on March 9

Kangana Ranaut had approached the Dindoshi Sessions Court under Section 408 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) to transfer the defamation case filed through lyricist Javed Akhtar. According to reports, Additional Sessions Judge Shridhar Bhosle heard the petition on February 25 and the court reserved its order on his application. According to the India Today report, the court will give the order on March 9.

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In January, Kangana had filed a fresh petition challenging the sessions court’s order, seeking transfer of all her legal proceedings, saying the Andheri court had tarnished her image. The actress had approached the Chief Metropolitan Magistrate stating that the charges against her were “bailable, non-cognizable and compoundable”. He alleged that the Andheri court had “abused power” to hurt his reputation even before his trial.

In response, Javed Akhtar’s lawyer Jay K Bhardwaj had said that Kangana’s motive was to delay the proceedings by filing several petitions and harass her client, who is appearing in the Andheri magistrate court despite being a senior citizen.

In November 2020, Javed Akhtar had filed a defamation complaint.

Javed Akhtar had filed a defamation complaint in November 2020 against Kangana Ranaut for allegedly making derogatory and baseless remarks against her in a television interview. The actress had filed a counter-complaint alleging extortion and criminal intimidation. Now the court will give its order on this on March 9.

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