A Lucknow-based lawyer filed A case against actor Prakash Raj for his recent comments against PM Narendra Modi. The controversy started when Actor has stirred up a question on ‘absolute silence’ of the Prime Minister on the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh. The actor was a close friend of the Gauri Lankesh family.
“The Prime Minister and other leaders were acting as if nothing had happened despite their followers on the social media have celebrated the killing. PM is a better actor than him and he should give the acting awards he had won to the Prime minister” Prakash Raj gave a statement to media.
A Lucknow court ordered the registration of FIR on a complaint submitted before it by a lawyer Sardar Parvinder Singh. The case has been listed for October 7.