KBC – FIR File Against Amitabh Bachchan over Kaun Banega Crorepati Question
KBC Question – MLA of Bhartiya Janta Party in Maharashtra on 3rd Oct. file the 1st info. report against Mr. Amitabh Bachchan and,
the television quiz base show KBC for hurting Hindu sentiments.
In complaint, Bhartiya Janta Party MLA Abhimanyu Pawar of Ausa in Latur district said that,
action should be taken against Bachchan and Sony Entertainment Television makers of Kaun Banega Crorepati,
for a question about the religious text Manusmriti on 30th October.
Equally, Pawar a close aide of former Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, tweets,
Attempt to insult Hindus and create discord among Buddhists living in harmony.
The host of the show, Mr. Amitabh Bachchan, had ask contestant activist Bezwada Wilson and Anup Soni-
‘What scripture did Dr. B R Ambedkar and his followers burn copies of on 25th December 1927 ?’
The choices given to the contestants – Vishnu Purana, Bhagavad Gita, Rigved & Manusmriti.
Similarly Mr. Bachchan said that the answer Manusmriti and then explain the works of B R Ambedkar.
In 1927, Ambedkar ideologically justify caste discrimination,
and untouchability of the ancient Hindu text Manusmriti and burn copies of it.
Further MLA said that all four options in question are relate to Hinduism.
the reason behind this question to hurt the feelings of Hindus.
Pawar claim that this question spread the message that Hindu religious texts are meant to ignite
and incite enmity between Hindus and followers of Buddhism.
As well as, Many social media users accuse the show of running ‘leftist propaganda,
while others said it hurt Hindu sentiments. Some called boycott of KBC.
In addition On 31st October, filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri said on Twitter that the show hijack by communists.
Innocent children, learn how cultural wars are win, he tweets. This is called coding.