Vulgarity case against item songs Munni and Sheila
The most popular item songs Munni Badnaam Hui from Dabangg and Shiela ki Jawani from Tees Maar Khan face a case of vulgarity and obscenity.
A public interest litigation (PIL) was filed before the Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court Thursday alleging obscenity in Bollywood films Dabangg and Tees Maar Khan which have several indecent, immoral and vulgar songs, dialogues and visual representations in total violation of sections 3(1), 4, 5(A), 5(C) and 5(E) of the Cinematography Act 1952.
The petition sought the deletion of popular songs Munni Badnaam Hui from Dabangg and Shiela ki Jawani from Tees Maar Khan. The petitionert urged the court to ask the Censor Board and ministry of information and broadcasting to issue directives to the filmmakers and TV channels, audio and video cassette companies not to broadcast promos and songs of the films.