Amazon Prime Video's India Originals Head Aparna Purohit recorded her statement in connection with an FIR registered against her and others over alleged derogatory depiction of Hindu deities in web series ‘Tandav’. The FIR was lodged at Hazratganj police station in Uttar Pradesh for allegedly hurting religious sentiments. “The probe is on in the case related to the 'Tandav' web series," informed Deputy Commissioner of Police Somen Barma. In January, an FIR was lodged at the police station against Purohit, director Ali Abbas, producer Himanshu Krishna Mehra, writer Gaurav Solanki, and an unidentified person. The nine-episode political thriller starring Saif Ali Khan, Dimple Kapadia and Mohd Zeeshan Ayyub, started streaming on the platform in January. Watch the full video for more.
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India's head of Amazon Prime original content Aparna Purohit arrived Lucknow's Hazratganj police station on February 23 to record her statement in case related to web series titled 'Tandav'. The web series 'Tandav' landed in major controversial trouble for allegedly hurting religious sentiments. Several FIRs have been registered against cast and crew of the web-series across the country.