Amazon Prime’s internet sequence ‘Tandav’ has kicked up a significant storm with many elevating objections to the controversial illustration of Hindu deities within the sequence. On Wednesday, the Uttar Pradesh authorities has mentioned that the makers of internet sequence Tandav will face robust authorized motion.
Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya mentioned that the makers and artists have damage the emotions of Hindu. Tandav is a political present streaming on Amazon Prime.
“The producer, director, and artistes of internet sequence Tandav have dedicated the crime of spoiling social concord and unity and hurting Hindu spiritual sentiments. Powerful authorized motion might be taken,” he tweeted in Hindi.
A number of police instances have been filed towards Tandav within the Uttar Pradesh. Three FIRs have already been filed in Lucknow, Shahjahanpur and Larger Noida.
Additionally, 4 police personnel from Lucknow have reached Mumbai for investigation following the registration of a case at Hazratganj police station towards the makers. Experiences say that the crew is more likely to query the solid and crew.
In the meantime, Maharashtra Dwelling Minister Anil Deshmukh has requested the Centre to herald legal guidelines to manage OTT content material.
“We now have acquired a grievance associated to web-series Tandav and can take due motion, on the premise of the FIR registered. The central authorities ought to represent a legislation for OTT. The Lucknow police has knowledgeable us and so they have at all times cooperated with us. Complaints relating to OTT content material have been made a number of occasions and now there ought to be some regulation in place,” he mentioned.
In one other associated improvement, BSP chief Mayawati has additionally deamnded from the makers of Tandav to take away the controversial scenes in an effort to preserve peace.
Tandav — starring Saif Ali Khan, Dimple Kapadia, Sunil Grover, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Dino Morea, Kumud Mishra, Mohd Zeeshan Ayyub, Gauhar Khan and Kritika Kamra –started streaming on Friday. The makers of ‘Tandav’ have agreed to make adjustments.
Tandav got here underneath hearth for inappropriate depiction of Hindu deities.