Aparna Purohit

Tandav row: Amazon Prime head Aparna Purohit appears before SIT again

On February 24, Purohit was asked about 50 questions and directed to come prepared with their answers during her next visit to record her statement.

published on : 9th March 2021

OTT norms lack teeth, penal provisions needed, says SC

“These rules do not talk about prosecution or punishment in case of a violation. It cannot be done without a legislation,” the bench told Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, representing the Centre.

published on : 6th March 2021

Tandav row: SC grants Amazon Prime Video India head Aparna Purohit interim protection from arrest

A bench comprising justices Ashok Bhushan and R S Reddy also issued notice to the Uttar Pradesh government on Purohit's plea for anticipatory bail in FIRs on Tandav series.

published on : 5th March 2021

A few OTT platforms show pornographic content, there should be some screening of such shows: SC

'A balance has to be struck as some OTT platforms are also showing pornographic materials on their platforms,' the bench, also comprising Justice R S Reddy, said.

published on : 4th March 2021

SC posts for March 4 hearing on Amazon Prime India head's anticipatory bail plea over 'Tandav' row

The Uttar Pradesh Police had filed an FIR against the top Amazon Prime executive for the derogatory depiction of Hindu deities and promoting religious enmity through the series.

published on : 3rd March 2021

Allahabad HC rejects anticipatory bail plea of Aparna Purohit in ‘Tandav’ web series case

A single-judge bench of the Allahabad High Court has rejected an anticipatory bail application filed by Aparna Purohit, a top Amazon executive in India over a UP Police FIR in Noida.

published on : 26th February 2021

Tandav case: Amazon Prime's Aparna Purohit records statement at Hazratganj police station

On January 18, an FIR had been registered at Lucknow's Hazratganj Kotwali against Amazon Prime's India head of original content Aparna Purohit, director of the web series 'Tandav' Ali Abbas Zafar.

published on : 24th February 2021

The movie looks back at 2020: Team 'Unpaused'

How the team behind Amazon Prime Video’s new anthology captured a pandemic year - and put friendship at its centre.

published on : 16th December 2020