In a recent update, Kangana Ranaut has moved to Supreme Court seeking the transfer of three criminal cases from Mumbai to Himachal Pradesh. The actress has multiple cases filed against her, filed in 2020.
The petition which was filed through Advocate Neeraj Shekhar reportedly stated, “Petitioners face a threat unto life if the trials proceed in Mumbai, because of a personal vendetta of Shiv Sena leaders against the petitioner.”
Previously advocate Ali Kashif Khan Deshmukh had filed a criminal complaint against her before the Andheri Magistrate Court for allegedly spreading communal hatred. A media report reads, “Court ordered an inquiry under Section 202 of CrPC and called for a police report on the allegations against the siblings. Judge Bhagwat T Zirape was hearing a complaint filed by Advocate Ali Kaashif Khan Deshmukh for offences punishable under Sections 153-A, 153-B, 195-A, 298, 505 read with Section 34 of the Indian Penal Code.
Advocate Ali has recently filed another complaint against Kangana Ranaut before the Andheri Magistrate Court for allegedly causing disharmony between Hindus and Muslims and for allegedly mocking the judiciary after a Magistrate Court in Bandra ordered FIR to be registered against Kangana and her sister.”
Another complaint was filed by veteran lyricist, Javed Akhtar, before the Court of Metropolitan Magistrate. He alleged that the actress had made defamatory statements on national and international television against him. He alleged that “it appears to be a clear campaign to malign and tarnish the reputation of the complainant (Akhtar) in the eyes of the general public”.
Casting director Munawar Ali Sayyed also filed a case stating that Kangana Ranaut and Rangoli Chandel tried to create a communal divide.