Petition for FIR against Salman-Katrina; on casteist remark during an event
Alleging casteist slur on film stars Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif, a petition was filed in a Delhi court on Thursday seeking to lodge an FIR against actors.
The slur is alleged to have been made during the promotion of the 2017 film Tiger Zinda Hai.
The court listed the matter for consideration for February 27 and also sought a reply from the Delhi Police on the complaint.
The plea, filed in the Patiala House Court, alleged that the accused persons had committed atrocity on the members of the caste and also insulted and humiliated them by making the casteist remark.
The complaint, filed by Harnam Singh, a former chairman of Delhi Commission for Karamcharis, alleged that the remark was made by Khan during a programme on a television channel while actress Kaif took to joining him in insulting and abusing the victim through her conduct.>