The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has sought a clarification by notice to Amazon Prime regarding Saif Ali Khan’s recent web series ‘Tandav’ which has been mired in controversies.
Sources in the ministry told IANS that Amazon Prime Video has released the web series, hence the response from the respective platforms has been called. The Ministry is very serious about the complaints coming about the web series.
Actually, Saif Ali Khan’s web series ‘Tandava’ has been accused of inciting religious sentiments. Complaints have also been lodged with the police regarding this.
According to the complaints, Lord Shiva and Lord Ram have been insulted in this web series directed by Ali Abbas Zafar. There is a demand to ban this web series. Taking seriously the complaints about the content of the web series, the Information and Broadcasting Ministry on Sunday sought clarification from Amazon Prime Video.
Sources in the ministry said that Amazon has been asked to respond to all complaints and allegations. If there is no satisfactory answer, strict action can be taken against Amazon Prime and Web Series. (IANS)