Man filed a complaint in court against song in “Welcome to New York”

Vastavam web: A 59-year-old Mumbai resident has filed a complaint before a court here against the makers of upcoming Bollywood film “Welcome to New York”, alleging that a song in it was “vulgar” and that it hurt the sentiments of a particular community.The complainant, Harjeet Singh, has moved an application before the court, seeking an order to register a case under section 294 (obscene acts and songs), 295A (deliberate and malicious acts) of the IPC as well as relevant sections of the IT Act against the film’s actor and singer (Diljit Dosanjh), lyricist (Danish Sabri) and music director (Sajid and Wajid). Singh has moved similar applications in courts of Punjab and Delhi as well.”The video of the song, showing the lead actor (Diljit) dressed as a Sikh and mouthing obscene lyrics and dancing in an obscene manner, hurts the religious sentiments of Sikhs,” he said.