Amitabh Bachchan's film "Jhund" alleges copyright infringement, Notice sent

Nandi Chinni Kumar has sent notices against "Jhund"  director Nagraj Manjule T-series owner Bhushan Kumar and Amitabh Bachchan in case of copyright infringement.

Hyderabad - Based film director Nandi Chinni Kumar has sent legal notices to the makers of the Hindi film Jhad and actor Amitabh Bachchan, who is playing the lead role in the film, for copyright infringement. Nandi Chinni Kumar is an independent film director. He has sent notices to the film herd director and producer Nagraj Manjule, producer Krishna Kumar, T-series owner Bhushan Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan and Slum Soccer founder Vijay Barse, on whose life the film was made It has been said.

Nandi Chinni Kumar told IANS in an interview that she has only received a reply to the notice from T-series but it is very unclear. Nandi Chinni Kumar also alleged that she has been cheated by the film's producers and now Nandi Chinni Kumar is planning to go to court to block the film's release on theaters, television and all digital platforms.

Nandi Chinni Kumar claims that he had bought the rights to make the film in 2017, who was a slum soccer player and the Indian captain in the Homeless World Cup. Nandi Chinni Kumar had planned to write and direct a multi-lingual film called Slum Soccer on the life of Akhilesh, born in the slums of Nagpur, who was addicted to drugs. However his passion for football changed his life and he became the captain of India in the Homeless World Cup.

The film director claimed to have registered the story and screenplay with the Telangana Cinema Writers Association on June 11, 2018. At the same time, director of Marathi blockbuster Sairat Nagraj Manjule bought the rights to make a film on the life of Vijay Barse, who is the coach of Akhilesh. Thus it is said to have allegedly infringed copyright.

According to him, Nagraj Manjule claimed to have bought the rights from Akhilesh Paul for Rs 4 lakh, but he is not showing the documents. Nandi Chinni Kumar also said, 'Akhilesh has denied the fact that he has been sold the rights. Nagraj insulted me and is forcing me to settle without showing the papers. '

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