Complaint against Ajay Devgn for defaming Sikhs in Son of Sardar

By Hindustan Times

A complaint has been filed in a court here against Bollywood actor-producer Ajay Devgn for allegedly maligning and defaming Sikhs in his upcoming film Son of Sardar. The complaint, filed by one Ravinder Singh who claims to be a member of a Sikh organisation Sikhi Sidak, seeks action against Devgn and the film's director Ashwini Dhir for hurting religious sentiments of the Sikh community and defaming it.

Singh told the court that the trailers of the movie, which is scheduled for release on November 13, show the main character of a turbaned Sikh, played by Devgn, to be having a tattoo of Lord Shiva on his chest.

"Since Sikhs are forbidden by their gurus from worshipping idols and deities, the projection of a Sikh