Sacred Games row: Rahul bats for freedom of expression, says nothing can tarnish Rajiv’s legacy

Congress President Rahul Gandhi has damaged his silence on the Sacred Video games controversy. A Congress employee from Bengal filed police criticism against Sacred Video games maker for allegedly insulting late PM Rajiv Gandhi. Equally, a plea in Delhi HC against Netflix’s set was filed by a Delhi lawyer. BJP chief Amit Malviya too mocked Rahul Gandhi by tweeting clips from Sacred Video games with uncharitable level out of slain PM. All these consequence within the inquire of about Congress party’s apt stand relating to Sacred Video games. Many wished Congress President to achieve out with a public stance relating to this controversy. 

And, Rahul Gandhi has completed precisely that. Taking to Twitter, Congress President acknowledged, ”  BJP/RSS instruct the freedom of expression non-public to be policed & managed. I instruct this freedom is a classic democratic upright. My father lived and died within the provider of India. The views of a persona on a fictional net series can never alternate that.”  He made it determined that Congress believes in freedom of speech and they set now not condone the complaints against it, without explicitly relating to the cases. 

Sacred Video games, the critically-acclaimed net series by Netflix, has flee into distress with a Congress supporter submitting a police criticism against its makers for insulting late Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. One Rajeev Sinha has filed a criticism against Netflix, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and producers of Sacred Video games at Kolkata’s Girish Park Police Assign of dwelling for ‘abusing’ Rajiv Gandhi.

The criticism says that Sacred Video games has a scene in which the protagonist of the serial (Siddiqui) is viewed ‘abusing our late Prime Minister and misrepresenting the info at some level of his duration. The complaints also says that ‘alongside side this the serial also crosses all limits of decency and has taken Indian Film Industry to a brand fresh low.’

The net series is essentially based entirely on the  fresh, written by Vikram Chandra. It be the fable of Sartaj Singh (Saif Ali Khan) and Ganesh Gaitonde (Nawazuddin Siddiqui) who’re linked by one particular person — Sartaj’s father Dilbagh Singh.

Sartaj is a seasoned and cynical Mumbai Police officer who cannot lie. All he desires is to be a upright police officer. He gets an anonymous tip one night that promises a leap forward within the a protracted time-extinct underworld actions within the utmost metropolis. The tell is of Gaitonde, a criminal mastermind who rose to changed into one the most wished names within the metropolis, with connections to ISI and other terrorist organisation. Gaitonde warns Sartaj of a probability that’s looming on the metropolis’s horizon and can assassinate every thing within the next 25 days. The countdown begins as we procure to ogle events unfold from the perspectives of the two males running the set.