Kangana Ranaut has filed a petition earlier than the Punjab and Haryana Excessive Courtroom, difficult the prison defamation proceedings initiated by the Justice of the Peace Courtroom, Bathinda, on the grievance of a Mahinder Kaur.
A girl farmer named Mahinder Kaur had filed a grievance in January 2021, alleging that throughout the farmer protest, Kangana had made a defamatory tweet whereby “false imputations and remarks” have been made towards her.
In her tweet, Kangana had mistaken Kaur for Bilkis Bano aka “Dadi,” the octogenarian who grabbed headlines throughout the anti-CAA protests in 2019 in Shaheen Bagh. Primarily based on her tweet, Mahinder had filed a grievance earlier than the Justice of the Peace Courtroom, Bathinda, looking for initiation of prison proceedings U/s 499/500 for defamation towards Kangana as she had made false imputations.
The Justice of the Peace Courtroom Bathinda on the grievance of Mahinder Kaur summoned Kangana on February 22 this 12 months. Kangana has now reportedly sought to quash and settle apart the proceedings initiated by the Justice of the Peace Courtroom Bathinda. Counsel Abhinav Sood is representing her in court docket. In response to Dwell Legislation, the matter was listed on Friday earlier than the court docket of Hon’ble Justice Meenaksi I. Mehta and has been adjourned for Monday.
Kangana made quite a few controversial statements by way of her Twitter account throughout the farmers’ protest in late 2020 and early 2021. The actress received concerned in a spat with Punjabi actor Diljit Dosanjh over the protest. A number of months after, Kangana was stopped by protesting farmers within the Ropar district of Punjab and was demanded to challenge an apology for her remarks. The actor on the time had alleged she was “attacked” by a mob, who “abused” and “threatened to kill her”.
In November 2021, Kangana Ranaut filed an FIR towards Manpreet Singh and others who had allegedly issued her life risk on Fb.
On the work entrance, Kangana was final seen in Dhaakad. She has Emergency and Tejas within the pipeline.