Actor Kangana Ranaut’s request to cancel defamation case filed by poet and lyricist Javed Akhtar was rejected by the Bombay Excessive Courtroom this morning.
With the excessive courtroom refusing aid, the 34-year-old actor has been to seem earlier than the Metropolitan Justice of the Peace’s courtroom subsequent week on Tuesday (September 14).
The courtroom in Mumbai had requested her to be current over the defamation case – filed towards her by former Rajya Sabha MP Javed Akhtar – final week (September 1). However the listening to was delayed as she had moved the Excessive Courtroom.
The courtroom had warned at a earlier listening to that if the actor was not current within the courtroom within the subsequent listening to, a warrant could be issued towards her.
Her lawyer Rizwan Siddique had instructed the Excessive Courtroom that the Metropolitan Justice of the Peace had “mechanically ordered the enquiry towards her beneath part 202(1) of the CrPC with out assigning causes”. Additionally, he mentioned, that Mr Akhtar’s witnesses weren’t examined beneath oath.
Javed Ahktar’s lawyer Jay Bharadwaj sought dismissal of the plea, saying that “the Justice of the Peace had utilized his thoughts to direct an inquiry after analyzing Akhtar’s criticism”.
The 76-year-old seasoned author and poet had filed a felony criticism towards Kangana Ranaut in November final 12 months earlier than the Andheri metropolitan Justice of the Peace, alleging that she made defamatory and baseless feedback towards him in a tv interview.