Former President’s family lashes out at Kya Super Kool Hai Hum makers

By Hindustan Times

It was meant to be a harmless and naughty pun on a dog, but things seem to have gone astray for the Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum makers. The dog’s name in Ekta Kapoor’s film happens to be Fakhruddin. However, this is also the name of India’s fifth President — Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed. As a result, the ex-President’s family and a Muslim trust have objected to this ‘dishonour.’

“It’s highly objectionable. Such things dishonour our former President. I am consulting his son, Dr Parvesh Ahmed, to finalise how to take up the case in a big way. Our entire family is really unhappy,” says Imtiyaz Rasul, the former President’s nephew, who lives in Assam