Ranaut has approached the Bombay Excessive Courtroom in search of to quash the felony defamation proceedings initiated by Javed Akhtar towards her
Mumbai: Lyricist Javed Akhtar has advised the Bombay Excessive Courtroom that the petition filed by actress Kangana Ranaut earlier than the courtroom to quash felony defamation proceedings initiated by him towards her, is with sole intention of delaying the defamation proceedings earlier than the Justice of the Peace courtroom.
Ranaut has approached the Bombay Excessive Courtroom in search of to quash the felony defamation proceedings initiated by Javed Akhtar towards her in Andheri Justice of the Peace courtroom.
Ranaut’s petition got here up for listening to earlier than Justice Revati Mohite-Dere wherein she has sought quashing of all the proceedings initiated by the Justice of the Peace arising from Akhtar’s grievance which would come with all of the orders, summons, issued until date on the bottom that the identical is a direct consequence of cognisance taken by the Justice of the Peace.
Ranaut has filed the petition on the bottom that the Justice of the Peace was responsibility sure to look at the complainant and the witnesses named within the grievance on oath as per part 202 of the CrPC as a substitute of merely directing the Juhu police, Mumbai to conduct an inquiry on the Justice of the Peace’s behalf.
Akhtar alternatively via advocate Jay Bharadwaj opposed her petition contending that the Justice of the Peace had handed the issuance order after contemplating the proof positioned earlier than him.
He additional argued that part 200 CrPC referred to as for examination of the complainant on oath and of the witness provided that there have been any current.
In response to Akhtar’s lawyer, orders of the Justice of the Peace together with the issuance of course of and warrant does not require the excessive courtroom’s interference.
Advocate Bharadwaj identified to the courtroom that Ranaut has not been showing earlier than the Justice of the Peace courtroom in Andheri for the final 5 dates on one pretext or the opposite. He filed an affidavit in reply to the petition claiming that the current Petition is filed with the only real intent to delay the proceedings with out there being any foundation.
Akhtar has filed a defamation go well with towards Ranaut on the idea that she named him in her in an interview to a information channel after demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput.