Supreme Court sends notice to 'Mirzapur' makers & Amazon Prime
The petition said that the web series accused of showing a wrong image of Mirzapur district of Uttar Pradesh. The court has sought answers from OTT platform and web series makers regarding this.
Mumbai: The Supreme Court has issued a notice to the creator of the Mirzapur web series and Amazon Prime Video on a petition. The petition said that the web series accused of showing a wrong image of Mirzapur district of Uttar Pradesh. The court has sought answers from OTT platform and web series makers regarding this.
Makers portraying Mirzapur 's wrong image: SC
According to reports, 'Supreme Court issues notice to makers and producers of web series 'Mirzapur' and Amazon Prime Video, on a petition complaining about the portrayal of Mirzapur district, UP in a bad light in the web series. SC seeks response from the OTT platform and series makers.'
Apna Dal MP also filed complaint in past:
Patel alleged that the series began streaming on Amazon Prime on October 23 and was maligning the image of Mirzapur by portraying it as a violent region.
The Apna Dal leader told reporters that under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Mirzapur ‘is a centre of harmony’ and the matter must be investigated and strict action taken against those responsible for sullying its image.
‘Mirzapur 2’ is a violent tale of feuds in families, politics and elections. It features Shweta Tripathi Sharma, Pankaj Tripathi Ali Fazal and Divyendu Sharma in the primary roles.
This season some new characters have also been added. Its story also reaches from Mirzapur to Bihar.
The OTT platform was eagerly waiting for the web series ‘Mirzapur 2’ on Amazon Prime. It has a huge fan base.