Saturday 23 October 2021
- Advertisement -
HomeEntertainmentFIR against The Kapil Sharma Show for showing actors consuming alcohol

FIR against The Kapil Sharma Show for showing actors consuming alcohol

A lawyer from Shivpuri city in Madhya Pradesh filed the FIR and alleged that the show has disrespected courts in an episode


Celebrity comedy-chat programme has landed itself in troubled waters. An FIR was recently filed against the makers in the district court of Shivpuri of Madhya Pradesh for showing characters drinking alcohol on stage. The episode in question was aired in January 2020 and its repeat was telecast in April 2021.

aired on Sony TV is very sloppy. They make lewd comments on women. In one of the episodes, a court was set up on the stage and the actors were seen drinking alcohol in public. This is contempt of court. That’s why I have demanded registration of FIR against the culprits under Section 356/3 in the court. Such display of sloppiness should be stopped,” the lawyer, who filed FIR against the show said.

The case was filed in the Shivpuri District and Sessions Court in Madhya Pradesh by a lawyer named Suresh Dhakad, who claimed that the episode with the “objectionable scenes” was aired on Sony TV on 21 April.

The FIR has been registered against the show’s anchor and Sony TV Director MP Singh under the and Excise Act, according to Dhakad. The matter is set to be heard on 1 October.

Dhakad claimed that in the past too, the comedy show has featured offensive content, such as lewd comments about women. He claimed he had earlier approached the Collector and Superintendent of Police to register a case against the show’s makers, but to no avail.

It was just recently that returned with its new season. Kapil was seemingly on a break for months after he was blessed with his second child with his wife Ginni Chatrath. Sources said that Kapil wanted to spend quality time with his family and not get taxed with work at a time when a new member was added to his family.

It has been only a while that returned after a hiatus. While Kapil Sharma returned as the host of the show, Archana Puran Singh, Krushna Abhishek, Bharti Singh, Chandan Prabhakar, Kiku Sharda and Sumona Chakravarti made a comeback. Comedians Sudesh Lehri and Gaurav Gera have been roped in and will be seen playing quirky characters.

Sirf News needs to recruit journalists in large numbers to increase the volume of its reports and articles to at least 100 a day, which will make us mainstream, which is necessary to challenge the anti-India discourse by established media houses. Besides there are monthly liabilities like the subscription fees of news agencies, the cost of a dedicated server, office maintenance, marketing expenses, etc. Donation is our only source of income. Please serve the cause of the nation by donating generously.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

- Advertisment -