Actor kangana Ranaut and her brother have filed a petition in the Bombay high court to quash The FIR against them in the Didda copyright row on author Ashish kaul’s private complaint.
Kaul is a former Zee network executive and the author of the book Didda. The warrior queen of kashmir.
In the petition filed under Article 226,227 of the Constitution and 482 of the CrPC, Ranaut alleged she and the three others have been maliciously dragged in criminal proceedings by kaul based on conjectures as no crime has been commited.
She has further accused kaul of ” Personal vengeance ” And promoting his book by creating a controversy around it.
The mumbai police registered the FIR on March 12 , 2021 against Ranuat, her siblings Rangoli chandel and Akshat Ranuat, and producer kamal kumar jain under section 406 ( criminal breach of trust ) , 120B
( criminal conspiracy) & 34(common intention) of the IPC and section 51 ( copyright infringement) of the copyright Act, punishable under section 63&63A .