After Akshay Kumar filed a Rs 500 crore defamation case in opposition to YouTuber Rashid Siddiqui, the latter mentioned that his video isn’t ‘defamatory’. For the uninitiated, Rashid introduced up Akshay’s title within the Sushant Singh Rajput dying case. He had additionally linked Akshay with SSR’s girlfriend and Rhea Chakraborty, claiming that the actor helped Rhea to flee to Canada. Now as per The Times of India, Rashid’s lawyer JP Jasywal in his reply known as the allegations by Akshay as ‘false, vexatious and oppressive’.
The every day additionally reported that Jasywal has urged Akshay to withdraw the discover or they will provoke authorized proceedings in opposition to him. The actor had filed the defamation case in opposition to Rashid by IC Legal Firm.
Meanwhile, Siddiqui was earlier arrested for spreading faux information and dragging the title of Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and his son, minister Aditya Thackeray, within the case.
The YouTuber used digital media to allegedly mislead people and unfold faux information about a number of celebrities.
He named Akshay on a number of events in his movies and levelled numerous allegations. In one occasion, Siddiqui claimed that Akshay was sad with Sushant getting massive movies like MS Dhoni: The Untold Story, and alleged that the actor had “secret meetings” with Aditya Thackeray and the Mumbai Police.
It has been reported that Siddiqui, a civil engineer from Bihar, has been accused of defamation, public mischief and intentional insult. It is believed that Siddiqui earned round Rs 15 lakh in a span of 4 months and his subscribers additionally grew from two lakh to over three lakh.