New Delhi: Indian film industry superstar Akshay Kumar has filed a Rs 5 billion damages suit against YouTuber Rashid Siddiqui for naming and damaging his reputation in the Shashant case.
According to Indian media, a YouTuber Rashid Siddiqui had also blamed Akshay Kumar for the actor’s suicide in a video related to the Sashant case. A defamation suit of Rs 5 billion has been filed in the court.
YouTuber Rashid Siddiqui had alleged in a video that Akshay Kumar was unhappy with Sashant Singh Rajput getting the lead role in the film “MS Dhoni: The Endowed Story” and the huge success of the film and that is why Akshay Kumar visited Maharashtra. He also had secret meetings with Aditya Thackeray and Mumbai Police.
This is not the first time that a defamation suit has been filed against YouTuber Rashid Siddiqui. He has also been arrested.
There has been no reaction from YouTuber Rashid Siddiqui to Akshay Kumar’s claim.