Actor Kangana Ranaut appeared earlier than the Mumbai Police as we speak in reference to a primary info report, or FIR, filed towards her for a social media publish that allegedly linked farmers’ protests to a separatist group, her lawyer stated.
Ms Ranaut reached Khar police station at 11 am. An FIR was filed there towards her final month following a criticism by a Sikh organisation.
Her lawyer, Rizwan Sidiquee, stated she reached the police station to document her assertion. The police earlier this month issued discover to her for questioning.
Her lawyer had informed the Bombay Excessive Courtroom that she would seem earlier than Khar police on December 22. Nonetheless, on Wednesday, her lawyer sought one other date for look.
The police had informed the excessive courtroom that they might not arrest Ms Ranaut until January 25 over her social media publish that allegedly linked farmers’ protests to a separatist group.
The police made the assertion after the excessive courtroom stated the difficulty concerned the bigger query of Ms Ranaut’s elementary proper to free speech and that the courtroom must grant her some reduction.
Ms Ranaut approached the excessive courtroom with a request to cancel the FIR filed towards her.
In the police criticism, members of a Sikh organisation alleged that the actor on an Instagram publish portrayed farmers’ protest on Delhi’s borders as a Khalistani motion.
The police filed the case towards Ms Ranaut on fees of intentionally hurting the group’s spiritual sentiments.