FIR filed against Amazon series Tandav in Mumbai

FIR filed against Amazon series Tandav in Mumbai

Amazon Prime Video's Tandav has been at the centre of controversies ever since its release on January 15. While several FIRs were filed across the country against the makers, Amazon Prime Video and the actors, the makers had also issued an unconditional apology yesterday for unintentionally hurting anyone's religious sentiments. Despite that, a group of BJP supporters led by BJP MLA Ram Kadam held protests in Mumbai's BKC against the show. Following this, Ram Kadam and others were detained on Tuesday.

Amazon Prime Video's Tandav has been at the centre of controversies ever since its release on January 15. While several FIRs were filed across the country against the makers, Amazon Prime Video and the actors, the makers had also issued an unconditional apology yesterday for unintentionally hurting anyone's religious sentiments. Despite that, a group of BJP supporters led by BJP MLA Ram Kadam held protests in Mumbai's BKC against the show. Following this, Ram Kadam and others were detained on Tuesday.

An FIR was registered in Mumbai's Ghatkopar Police Station against Tandav, an Amazon Prime Video web series. The FIR was registered under Sections 153 (A), 295 (A) and 505 of the Indian penal Code (IPC). Director of Tandav, Ali Abbas Zafar, producer Himanshu Mehra, writer Gaurav Solanki, head of India Originals at Amazon, Aparna Purohit, Saif Ali Khan and a few other actors in the series have been named in the FIR.a