Lyricist Javed Akhtar filed a complaint against Kangana Ranaut in a matter of defamation. Regarding to the following the Metropolitan Magistrate at Andheri has granted a last warrant to 'Queen' actor to appear before the court. If she misses or fails to appear for the next hearing the bailable arrest warrant will be issued by the court.
On Tuesday July 27, there was a hearing for Ranaut but her advocate told the court that her absence should be excused as she was not in the country. Meanwhile, Javed's advocate Jay Bhardwaj opposed the exemption. And appealed the issuance of a bailable arrest warrant , as the actor had failed to appear on previous dates as well.
After this the Andheri Metropolitan Magistrate RR Khan permitted Kangana's exemption but said that if Ranaut fails to be present for the next hearing, a bailable warrant will be sent against her.
The lyricist filed a complaint against the Queen because last year following up an interview with the news channel Republic Tv. Kangana's statements hurt the senior lyricist's reputation.
The senior lyricist claimed that he was unnecessarily dragged in connection to the demise of the late actor Sushant Singh Rajput. That particular video gained good number of views on the channel's website.