It is Claimed that, Saif Ali Khan’s upcoming film Adipurush was going to show the humane side of Ravan. After facing backlash on social media, Saif apologised for his statement, said that Lord Ram has always been the symbol of righteousness and heroism for him.
Despite apologizing, the film, Adipurush, directed by Om Raut, has come under the legal scanner, an advocate filing a plea against Saif Ali Khan. It also stars Telugu superstar Prabhas.
The case is in the court of Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate (ACJM) in Jaunpur district of Uttar Pradesh. The ACJM court has fixed December 23 as the next date of hearing in the case.
Himanshu Srivastava, a civil court advocate, has given an application through advocate Upendra Vikram Singh under section 156 (3).
Sources said, the plaintiff has deep faith in 'Sanatan Dharma'. He said that Lord Ram has been considered a symbol of good and Ravan, a symbol of evil. In this context, the festival of Vijayadashami is celebrated every year.