Thursday, August 10, 2006
A criminal complaint was filed against film maker Rajkumar
Santoshi, by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation recently. It is
alleged that Santoshi was using his residential bungalow in Versova
as his office, as well. Earlier, the BMC had cleared the use of the
bungalow as the office. However, residents of the area filed a case
against him since he had constructed an illegal structure in the
The High court has directed the BMC to re-examine the case.
Following the directive, the BMC registered a case under the
Maharashtra Regional Town Planning Act. However, as of now, the
film maker has been granted anticipatory bail.