Javed Akhtar’s comments on Delhi riots led to a complaint lodged against him in Bihar
A local lawyer has filed a complaint against Javed Akhtar under the sedition section
On the Delhi riots, Javed had said that many people died but the police were looking for only one man (Tahir Hussain)
Lyricist Javed Akhtar made a comment about the riots in Delhi last month. Javed Akhtar had said that many people died in the riots, houses were burnt, shop was looted but police are looking for only one person, incidentally his name is Tahir Hussain. Regarding this, a lawyer from Begusarai, Bihar has filed a complaint against Javed Akhtar. A complaint has been made against Javed Akhtar under sections of sedition.
On Wednesday, local lawyer Amit Kumar filed a libel letter in the court of Begusarai Chief Judicial Magistrate Thakur Aman Kumar. In the complaint, a complaint has been filed against Javed Akhtar under sections 124A (sedition), 153A (malicious statement) and 153B (inciting nuisance) of the IPC. In the complaint letter, the news about a comment made by Javed Akhtar in the media about the riots in Delhi has been made the basis.
The next hearing in the case will be held on March 25
Complainant Amit Kumar said that on the basis of this complaint, the next hearing of the case will be held on 25 March. He said that Javed Akhtar had tweeted, “Many people were killed, houses were burnt in Delhi, shops were looted but the police are searching for the owner by sealing only one house.” Incidentally his name is Tahir. Salute to the Delhi Police. ‘
Advocate Amit Kumar has said that after reading this statement it is clear that Javed Akhtar is trying to divide Hindustan in the name of caste, sect.