Nalgonda (Telangana): Bollywood filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma has been booked in connection together with his upcoming movie ‘Murder’ which relies on Pranay Kumar’s homicide in Nalgonda district.
Ram Gopal Varma was booked following Nalgonda courtroom’s directive on a petition filed by father of a person who was killed in an alleged honour killing incident in Miryalaguda in 2018.
“We have booked filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma following a court order for his upcoming movie ‘Murder’, which is based on sensational caste-based Pranay Kumar’s murder that occurred in Miry alguda, Nalgonda District in September 2018, ” Police mentioned.
On June 21, the filmmaker has launched the poster of ‘Murder’, primarily based on a real story.
I particularly talked about that I’ve no intention to demean or degrade anybody and my movie is only a artistic work primarily based on a topic which is within the public area ..But as a citizen who respects the regulation i too will proceed legally to guard my basic rights pic.twitter.com/61PlT8kUBWAdvertisement
— Ram Gopal Varma (@RGVzoomin) July 5, 2020
Police mentioned, “Pranay’s father Balaswamy has filed a petition in Nalgonda Court stating that the film will affect the on-going trial of Pranay’s murder case and the film should be stalled.”
“We’ve registered a case under relevant section of SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Act and taken up investigation.”
“The court has ordered Nalgonda police to register a case against the film director Ram Gopal Varma and the producer,” added the police. (ANI)