-produced ‘JugJugg Jeeyo’ has been accused of copying the script of a Ranchi-based author. The movie starring Varun Dhawan, Kiara Advani, and Neetu Kapoor, has been in authorized hassle since earlier than its trailer dropped on YouTube. The author Vishal Singh has sued the makers for allegedly copying his script. He claims that he had mailed some components of the story to Dharma Productions and so they have made the movie with out his info. He shared the screenshots of the identical on social media and demanded a compensation of Rs 1.5 crore
A neighborhood Ranchi Courtroom regarded into the copyright infringement case and requested for a screening of the movie JugJugg Jeeyo earlier than its launch on June 24. After the screening, choose MC Jha will determine if the movie violates the copyright act or not.
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This is not the primary declare of copyright infringement confronted by Dharma Productions in reference to the movie JugJugg Jeeyo. Earlier, quickly after the makers dropped the tune ‘Nach Punjaban’, a Pakistani singer Abrar Ul Haq had accused filmmaker Karan Johar of stealing his tune. He additionally threatened to take authorized motion.
Abrar’s tweet learn, “I’ve not offered my tune ‘Nach Punjaban’ to any Indian film and reserve the rights to go to courtroom to assert damages. Producers like @karanjohar shouldn’t use copy songs. That is my sixth tune being copied which is not going to be allowed in any respect. @DharmaMovies @karanjohar.”
His second tweet learn, “Track ‘Nach Punjaban’ has not been licensed to anybody. If somebody is claiming it, then produce the settlement. I will probably be taking authorized motion #NachPunjaban.”
Directed by Raj Mehta, JugJugg Jeeyo marks Neetu Kapoor’s comeback to the large display. That is her first movie after the demise of her husband and veteran actor Rishi Kapoor.