ISKCON NEWS: ISKCON FILES COMPLAINT AGAINST SURLEEN KAUR
Popular Stand up Comedian Surleen Kaur faced fresh trouble as the Religious Organization ISKCON filed a complaint against her for the statements she made in her latest video.
Surleen in her video said that, “Ye ISKCON vale andar se porn vaale hi hote he.” This statement hurt the sentiments of the devotees of ISKCON.
Surleen Kaur works under the banner of Shemaroo Entertainment and the video was posted on their platform. It quickly grabbed attention and a FIR by ISKCON was filed against Surleen Kaur and Shemaroo Entertainment.
Surleen Kaur and Shemaroo Entertainment released a public apology for ISKCON after the incident.
Reports then surfaced on Internet that ISKCON has taken their complaint back after Shemaroo Entertainment removed the video and apologized publicly. However, ISKCON spokesperson cleared the news and said that they are not taking the case back.
ISKCON wrote to the Commissioner of Police, Mumbai to take action against Surleen Kaur and Shemaroo Entertainment.
|Copy of Letter to The CP, Mumbai|
The Shemaroo Entertainment was quick in taking action and saving their goodwill. They removed Surleen Kaur from their entertainment agency and tweeted from their account.
Meanwhile, the sentiments of people and the followers of ISKCON were badly hurt. ISKCON feeds the poor and helps the society in many ways and derogatory comments like this is truly disappointing. The ISKCON expressed their rage over social media and gained the Public Support.
ISKCON’s twitter handle was the most mentioned in Indian Tweets today. It is trending in Twitter Trends and around 45 K mentions are on the name of ISKCON. We too support ISKCON and criticize Surleen Kaur and Shemaroo Entertainment.