Supreme Court refuses to stay recover of Nanak Shah Fakir

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The Supreme Court on Monday refused to stay a recover of a film Nanak Shah Fakir, formed on a life of Guru Nanak Dev, observant a structure protects a filmmakers to make a film as prolonged as it does not strike on secularism.

Refusing to meddle with a final week’s sequence directing a states to safeguard that no deterrent was caused in a recover and screening of a film, a dais of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud said: “As prolonged as a film does not darken Sikhism and it usually seeks to worship Guru Nanak Dev we will not interfere…”

The sequence came on a defence by a Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) that contended that there could not be any description of Sikh Gurus, their evident family members and a Panj Payaras by any mortal beings.

Appearing for a Sikh body, comparison warn P.S. Patwalia referred to a 2003 fortitude of a SGPC and reiterated that their can't be any depiction of Sikh Gurus by any vital being.

Earlier in an talk with, author Harinder Sikka pronounced a film will foster Sikhism and there is a need to tell such stories. “You should ask any 10 year aged Sikh child any 10 questions on basis of Sikhism. That child would not be means to answer your questions. How will we generate summary of Sikhism? There is need to tell a stories to world,” he said.

Nanak Shah Fakir has been constructed by columnist and author Harinder Sikka. It is touted as a initial film on a life of Guru Nanak Dev. The film had initial expelled in 2015 after most problem in removing a bury house clearance. It even perceived a immature vigilance from a Akal Takht then.

Soon after a recover in 2015, several Sikh bodies began to intent to a film, a SGPC stepped in and demanded a ban.

With inputs from IANS

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