Reason behind the FIR against Kangana Ranaut and Rangoli Chandel by Bandra Magistrate Court, explained

Bandra Magistrate Court registers FIR against Kangana Ranaut and Rangoli Chandel for promoting hate speech and communal divide on their social media handles among different groups on the basis of religions.

By Bandana Singh, Updated : Oct 17, 2020 14:41 IST
Reason behind the FIR against  Kangana Ranaut and Rangoli Chandel by Bandra Magistrate Court, explained
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Bandra Magistrate Court orders an FIR against Kangana Ranaut and her sister Rangoli Chandel for creating hatred between people on social media. 

The complaint is filed against the actress for creating a community divide between Hindu and Muslim artists through her Twitter account. According to the report, the case was reportedly filed by two people named as Munnawar Ali and Sahil Ashraf Syed.

The FIR has been registered against Kangana Ranaut under various sections included 295A, 153A, 124, and 34 of IPC. The complaint accused her of promoting divide between different groups on the basis of religions, for intentional hateful acts to effect religious feelings of different groups and to conduct hatred speech among people of different groups.  

Earlier, a case was filed against Kangana Ranaut for her tweet against farmers. She referred protesters as terrorists. One her tweets, she referred Mumbai as Pok (Pakistan Occupied Kashmir) which created tension in the state for several days.

Kangana Ranaut took it to her Twitter account and  said, "People who spread misinformation and rumours about CAA that caused riots are the same people who are now spreading misinformation about farmers' bills and causing terror in the nation, they are terrorists."

Advocate Ravish Zamin has pointed several tweets by her such as defaming Bollywood Industry as the centre of nepotisms and the people working in Bollywood Industry are drug addicts and murderers.