Bollywood filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt and his brother Mukesh Bhatt have responded to the allegations of harassment positioned in opposition to them, by a defamation swimsuit.
The brothers have sought Rs1 crore in damages as they slapped their relative Luviena Lodh with a defamation case for terming Mahesh ‘the most important don of Bollywood.’
Lodh was requested to file a response as a single bench of Justice AK Menon took up the plea for pressing listening to on Monday.
The swimsuit claimed: “The swimsuit can also be searching for damages to the tune of Rs one crore from the respondent (Lodh) for making varied grossly defamatory, slanderous, distasteful and false allegations and statements in opposition to the candidates (Bhatts).”
Earlier, Lodh sparked one other Bollywood controversy after she turned to her social media and unleashed her wrath on the filmmaker, calling him ‘the most important don of the business.’
“I’m married to Mahesh Bhatt’s nephew Sumit Sabharwal however have filed a divorce case as a result of I got here to know that he provides medicine to actresses like Sapna Pabbi and Amyra Dastur. And Mahesh Bhatt is effectively conscious of all this,” she says within the video posted on Instagram.
“Mahesh is the most important don of the business, he operates the complete system. When you do not play by his guidelines, he’ll make life troublesome for you. Mahesh Bhatt has ruined plenty of lives by placing them out of labor. He makes one cellphone name, and other people lose their job,” she mentioned.
“Ever since I filed a case in opposition to him, he has been making an attempt to enter my home and take away me from this home. Nobody recordsdata my NC both, and even after nice problem I handle to file and NC, no motion is initiated,” she added.