Ahmedabad Cyber Police found about the video through reports in newspapers, following which the officials arrested a 33-year-old man.
Ahmedabad,UPDATED: Jan 20, 2023 18:54 IST
Sunny Shah was arrested by Ahmedabad Cyber Crime Cell
By Saurabh Vaktania: The Ahmedabad Cyber Crime Police arrested a 33-year-old man who threatened theatre owners not to release the Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone starrer movie ‘Pathaan’.
The man has been identified as Sunny Shah alias Tauji. He recently released a video wherein he threatened theatre owners not to release ‘Pathaan’.
As per police officials, the statements by the accused could trigger communal clashes.
The video statement of Shah was published by several newspapers in Gujarat. In the video, Shah said that if any theatre owner decides to run Pathaan, then their theatres would be set on fire.
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Ahmedabad Cyber Police found about the video through reports in newspapers, following which they arrested Shah.
According to police, Shah was previously a member of Karni Sena, a right-wing Hindu outfit. Police officials seized his mobile phone and found the clip issuing a threat to theatre owners.
Further investigations are underway.
Pathaan, which also stars John Abraham, releases on January 25.