A few weeks back, Bollywood director, Ram Gopal Varma took to Twitter to express his views on the head of the Dera Sacha Sauda, Saint Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Ji Insaan and his blockbuster movie MSG - The Messenger, which has earned Rs 126 Cr in just two weeks.
The director, who already has a complaint lodged against him for
his tweet about Lord Ganesha on Ganesh Chaturthi, once again
managed to hurt the religious sentiments with his insensitive
tweets about the Dera Sacha Sauda head.
This offended the followers and instigated one particular
devotee, Jasbir Singh of Ludhiana's Lohara village, to file a first
information report (FIR) against the director at Daba village under
Section 298 (uttering words to hurt religious sentiments) of the
Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Section 66 (sending offensive messages
through communication services and devices) of the Information
Varma tweeted openly on February 13 about the release of the
saint's hit movie, MSG - The Messenger where in he, in a
series of tweets, spoke negatively about the movie as well as about
Saint Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Ji Insaan making use of certain
Several staunch devotees, Jasbir Singh along with his fellow
Dera followers, were deeply disturbed about the objectionable
language used against the Dera head.
The inspector of the Daba police station lodged the complaint and ensured the terribly upset follower that the police would do all it could to ensure justice.