A BJP MLA in Maharashtra has approached the police seeking motion in opposition to megastar Amitabh Bachchan and the makers of TV show ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati 12‘ for allegedly hurting Hindu sentiments.
Abhimanyu Pawar, BJP legislator from Ausa in Latur district, in a grievance to Latur SP Nikhil Pingle mentioned motion needs to be taken in opposition to Amitabh Bachchan and Sony Leisure Tv over a query requested throughout Friday’s ‘Karamveer particular’ episode.
“There was an try to insult Hindus and create discord between Hindus and Buddhists who’ve been dwelling in concord,” Mr. Pawar tweeted, posting a replica of his two-page letter to the police official.
The episode had social activist Bezwada Wilson and actor Anup Soni within the ‘scorching seat’ reverse Amitabh Bachchan, who requested the next query, price ₹ 6.40 lakh:
On 25th December 1927, Dr. BR Ambedkar and his followers burned copies of which scripture? The choices have been: (A) Vishnu Purana (B) Bhagavad Gita, (C) Rigved, and (D) Manusmriti.
Amitabh Bachchan then mentioned, “In 1927, Dr. Ambedkar condemned the traditional Hindu textual content Manusmriti to ideologically justify caste discrimination and untouchability and burned its copies.”
“All of the 4 choices pertained to the Hindu religion. It’s clear that the motive behind this query was to harm the feelings of Hindus,” Mr. Pawar mentioned in his police grievance.
“This query spreads the message that Hindu religious scriptures are meant for burning and triggers enmity between Hindus and followers of Buddhism,” mentioned Mr. Pawar, who was a detailed aide of Devendra Fadnavis whereas he was Maharashtra Chief Minister.
The KBC episode query irritated some people on-line who accused the present of working a “leftist propaganda”, whereas others mentioned it damage Hindu sentiments.
Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri shared a clip from the present on micro-blogging site Twitter, claiming KBC was “hijacked by Commies”. “Harmless youngsters, learn that is how culture wars are received. It is known as coding,” he tweeted.