Delhi Police files a case over Leena Manimekalai’s “KAALI” poster

Delhi Police registered a case for the poster of a documentary shared by filmmaker Leena Manimekalai which shows Goddess Kali smoking.

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New Delhi, July 5: Delhi Police has registered a case in connection with a poster of a documentary shared by filmmaker Leena Manimekalai which shows Goddess Kali smoking.

Leena shared a poster of her documentary film ‘Kaali’. A flag of the LGBT community can be spotted in the background.

“A complaint was received by Delhi Police regarding a poster… Prima facie, an offence under Section 153-A/295-A IPC was made out. And a case has been registered at Special Cell”. Delhi Police said in a statement on Tuesday.

Leena received a barrage of condemnation from Netizens for hurting their religious sentiments. Some demanded her arrest.

(Except for the headline, this story has not been edited by Business Upturn staff and is published from a syndicated feed.)

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