Breaking News: Cases Against Srimanthudu & Kick 2
Cases have been filed against Prince Mahesh Babu-starrer Srimanthudu and Ravi Teja-starrer Kick-2 in Hyderabad. Cases were filed by section 38 of cinematography act 1983, Information Right act activist Rakesh Kumar with Kukatpally police in Hyderabad against producers of both films. Cases were forwarded to Miyapur 14th Metropolitan Court by police. An official of SI grade is investigating them.
What does Section 38 say?
After a film has been certified as ‘UA’ ‘A’ or ‘S’, it is mandatory under Rule 38 that the category of Certificate is mentioned on the face of advertisements such as newspapers, hoarding, poster, trailers etc. Non mentioning of the category of certificate on the face of advertisements is an offence under the Cinematograph Act.
Complainant mentioned that Srimanthudu and Kick-2 have not obeyed this rule and as an offense, non-bailable warrant may be issued against producers as per Section 7 of 1952 Cinematography Act. Kukatpally police are investigating the case.