Akshay Kumar just lately slapped a Rs 500-crore defamation go well with towards YouTuber Rashid Siddiqui, who apparently included his title within the information associated to Sushant Singh Rajput’s case. Now, the information is that Siddiqui has despatched his reply on the defamation go well with filed.
This isn’t the primary time Siddiqui has made to the controversial headlines. He additionally had been arrested for dragging the title of Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and his son, minister Aditya Thackeray, in the identical case.
Siddiquee is ready to take “applicable authorized proceedings” towards Akshay Kumar if he doesn’t withdraw the case. He feels the actor is selectively targetting him.
By his advocate J P Jayswal, Siddiqui replied that the allegations by Akshay Kumar have been “false, vexatious and oppressive and is raised with an intent to harass him.”
The reply additionally added, “The information reported by Siddiqui was already within the public area, and he (Siddiquee) has positioned reliance on different information channels as sources. The damages of Rs 500 crore are absurd and unwarranted and are made with the intent to pressurise Siddiquee.”
On hinting at Akshay Kumar’s interview with Narendra Modi, the reply included, “Akshay Kumar confronted extreme backlash after interviewing an influential politician, whereby hundreds of individuals have made private remarks towards him on varied YouTube movies and web sites. Surprisingly, Kumar has not taken any motion on the identical; nonetheless, he has selectively chosen Siddiquee to saddle the blame of defamation.”