FIR filed against film/television producer Ekta Kapoor after Hyderabad Civil Court issues stay order against ‘Lock Upp’

An FIR has been registered against film/television producer Ekta Kapoor as a result of the ongoing battle with Sanober Baig. The petitioner has claimed that her show, Lock Upp is based on the script of the jail whose rights he solely owns. The Hyderabad police had passed an order against the director’s reality show Lock Upp after conducting a trial and checking the documents of petitioner Sanober Baig.

Sanober Baig is fighting against Alt Balaji, Endemol Shine, and MX Player for plagiarism and even knocked on the doors of the Supreme Court of India. As per the sources, the Hyderabad court has begun the process following the FIR and could be in Mumbai for arrest.

Meanwhile, the reality show is nearing its grand finale, and it is supposed to be telecast on MXPlayer and ALTBalaji on Saturday, May 7 at 10:30 pm. Host Kangana Ranaut will announce the winner of the show.

Before the finale, the makers of the show have planned a special episode which will air on Thursday, May 5. Reportedly, the episode will feature Tejasswi Prakash as the warden of the jail along with jailer Karan Kundrra. It will also feature a performance by the finalists and ex-contestants of Lock Upp.

Stay tuned for further updates!