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Case against Amitabh Bachchan, son Abhishek over tricolour insult

A case has been filed against Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek Bachchan in a Ghaziabad court, saying they were seen covering their bodies with the national flag in a manner insulting to the nation.

By: Indo-Asian News Service | Ghaziabad | Updated: June 18, 2015 11:02 am
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A case has been filed against Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek Bachchan in a Ghaziabad court, saying they were seen covering their bodies with the national flag in a manner insulting to the nation.

Complainant Chetan Dhiman in his complaint before the judicial magistrate’s court said the actors were seen with the national flag during the India-Pakistan World Cup cricket match in Adelaide on February 15.

Dhiman’s lawyer Sanjeev Sharma said the complainant and five of his friends saw the mega star wearing the national flag in an insulting manner.

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He said that by such an act, the internationally acclaimed cine star and his son downgraded India’s reputation.

He said the actors’ act was covered under The Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act, 1971, and the Flag Code of India, 2002, and both should be summoned before the court to face trial.

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    bunty
    Jun 17, 2015 at 9:29 pm
    These politcal people are good for nothing they only know how to humiliate people in any possible way...grow up...this is not a kids show...
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      Kaliyug
      Jun 18, 2015 at 9:28 pm
      With money and fame they could live in any part of this world in happiness. India should stop bothering the Bacchans. What does India's flag represent? Poverty, corruption, lack of toilets, lack of infrastructure. lack of schools, hospitals and food. I just do not know how a piece of colored cloth can be such an isse?
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        RKD
        Jun 18, 2015 at 12:21 pm
        Alok, You have no work. Go get some life. Don't start moral lecture on what everybody else has to do.
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          John
          Jun 18, 2015 at 2:52 am
          Dude looks you and your lawyer have nothing much to do. Try to do something good for the country than trying to find tivial technicalities.
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            Kas
            Jun 18, 2015 at 5:43 pm
            Get a life
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