In response to a petition filed final month by Kangana Ranaut’s lawyer Rizwan Siddiqui, Javed Akhtar has filed a counter-affidavit. In the petition, Kangana Ranaut challenged the defamation proceedings initiated this 12 months and stated that the Justice of the Peace’s court docket didn’t train its discretion within the matter.
Kangana Ranaut stated that the Justice of the Peace’s court docket didn’t independently report the assertion of the witnesses named within the criticism in opposition to her or the complainant. It solely relied on the phrases of Juhu police and began a case in opposition to them. The counter affidavit states that the Justice of the Peace has the ability to provoke proceedings in opposition to the actress.