Anupar Kher and Akshay Khanna starrer upcoming movie 'Accidental Prime Minister' is creating headline due to its content. A case has been filed against actor Anupam Kher and others associated with the film in a Bihar court on Wednesday for damaging the image of some top people.
Lawyer Sudhir Kumar Ojha filed the case in Muzaffarpur's Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) court. The court has admitted the case and fixed January 8 to hear the case. In his petition, Ojha complained that Anupam Kher and Akshay Khanna, who has played the role of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his press advisor Sanjaya Baru in the film, have damaged the image of both of them. "It hurt me and many others.
Ojha complained that others who have played the role of UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Vadra also damaged their image. He has also complained against the film director and producer.
The film is based on the life story of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. Anupam Kher essayed the role of former prime minister Manmohan Singh in the movie while actor Akshaye Khanna who plays noted journalist Sanjaya Baru - a media adviser to the ex-PM on whose book the movie is said to have been based.