Tandav poster  |  Photo Credit score: ANI
Mumbai: Maharashtra Bharatiya Janata Get together (BJP) MP Manoj Kotak on Sunday wrote to Union Minister for Info and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar, requesting him to ban internet collection ‘Tandav’, alleging that it hurts spiritual sentiments.
“Evidently makers of Tandav have intentionally mocked Hindu Gods and disrespected Hindu spiritual sentiments,” he writes.
The minister additionally sought regulation of OTT platforms, saying filmmakers are taking undue benefit since it isn’t regulated.
“It has been noticed that now a day OTT (Over the High) platform has turn into very fashionable particularly amongst youth. This platform is free from all censoring authority and within the previe of curiosity of freedom – someday they’re taking undue benefit, There is no such thing as a regulation or autonomous physique governing OTT platform or digital incorporates. Now it’s pressing want to manage the OTT platforms,” he wrote.
“Prgrammed telecasts on OTT Platform is full od Intercourse, Violence, Medication, Abuse, Gae and Vulgarity. Typically in addition they damage the feelings of Hindus and different spiritual Sentiments,” the letter learn.
Earlier, Maharashtra BJP MLA Ram Kadam lodged a grievance towards the makers of Tandav at Ghatkopar police station in Mumbai. “Strict towards ought to be taken towards the actor, director and producer of the online collection,” he mentioned.
Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, Tandav boasts an ensemble forged together with Dimple Kapadia, Gauahar Khan, Anup Soni, Sunil Grover, Zeeshan Ayyub, Kirtika Kamra, Sarah Jane Dias, Dino Morea amongst others.
Saif Ali Khan essays the position of a suave politician, Samar Pratap Singh who needs to turn into prime minister. However it’s after the mysterious dying of his father that issues take a drastic flip in his life.