Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut has once again landed in legal trouble. The Assam unit of Congress has filed an FIR against the actress for her alleged defamatory remarks against Mahatma Gandhi and freedom fighters.
According to a tabloid, the Assam Pradesh Congress Committee, in the FIR, said that the freedom that India earned in 1947 was due to the sacrifice of thousands of martyrs and Gandhi. “The statement has hurt the people of this country as well as the families of the freedom fighters of Assam,” the FIR stated according to Times of India. The Assam PCC has requested the police to “take necessary action as per law to book the actor immediately”.
On Tuesday, November 16, Kangana Ranaut shared an old newspaper article and wrote, “Either you are a Gandhi fan or Netaji supporter. You can’t be both, choose and decide.” The article from the 1940s with a headline that read, “Gandhi, others agreed to hand over Netaji.”
In her Instagram stories, she said, “Those…