Comic-actor Vir Das feels the liberty of speech in India just isn’t “free”. On Wednesday, the Go Goa Gone actor shared together with his followers that he has been served 13 authorized notices for the reason that begin of 2020.
“Right here’s a enjoyable story. Because the starting of the yr I’ve had 13 authorized notices and a Excessive Court docket listening to over jokes. Jokes. Actually jokes. Attorneys, charges, conferences, time. Freedom of speech positively exists… it simply ain’t free,” Vir Das wrote.
Reacting to Vir’s put up, comic Rohan Joshi commented: “First time?”
To which, Vir Das replied: “Hahah I do know. Not first however costliest. This s**t provides up.”
In Could, Delhi Excessive Court docket dismissed the plea looking for an interim keep on the streaming of Vir Das’ newest internet collection, “Hasmukh”. The keep was wanted allegations cropped up that the present makes disparaging feedback towards legal professionals, notably in episode 4 of season one, titled “Bambai Primary Bambu”.