The city police was restrained from taking any action against the Student Of The Year director. Read on to know more!
Ever since the comedic group AIB released its roast/ knockout video, the nation has been talking about it either out in the open, or in secret corners. Ranveer singh, Arjun Kapoor and director Karan Johar were seen participating in the roast along with Deepika Padukone, Sonakshi Sinha and Alia Bhatt cheering them on in the audience. We informed you about FIRs being filed against Ranveer, Arjun and Karan in Lucknow under section Section 294 of IPC (Indian Penal Code) for suing foul, abusive and obscene language. If found guilty, the three could face a jail term of 3 years!
It seems Karan is safe for now. Reports suggest that the Bombay High Court has asked the police not to take any action against the filmmaker till teh enxt hearing, which is on March 16. The FIR in Mumbai restired against the Student Of The Year director was by activist Santosh Daundkar. The HC has asked the state government to put forth its reply in two petitions which would quash the FIRs; the court has clubbed the FIR registered in Pune as well as Mumbai.
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