Mahesh Bhatt reached High Court against actress Lavina, filed defamation suit of one crore rupees

Mumbai: Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt and his brother Mukesh Bhatt filed a defamation suit on Monday in the Bombay High Court for making defamatory and false allegations against actress Laveena Lodh. The Bhatt brothers have also demanded damages of one crore rupees from Lodh and requested to be ordered in future to prevent them from making such false claims.

The application for filing an answer was listed on Monday for Justice Sunadhyay before a single bench of Justice AK Menon. The bench heard this and directed Lodh to file an answer on it. The single bench decided to hear the case after three weeks.

The video shared on social media
Lodh's lawyer assured the court that she would not publish or give any such statement against the plaintiff (Mahesh and Mukesh Bhatt). Lodh had posted a video on social media last week in which he claimed that he is married to Sumit Sabharwal, nephew of Mahesh Bhatt.

Sent a legal notice,
Lodh alleged in the video that Sabharwal is involved in the illegal trade in narcotics and human trafficking. Lodh also alleged that this business is run by Mahesh Bhatt. After the video was posted, Mahesh Bhatt, through his lawyer Ameet Naik, sent a legal notice to Lodh and asked him to stop making such false statements.

One crore rupees damages On
Monday, the Bhatt brothers filed a suit in the Bombay High Court requesting Lodh to stop making, publishing and broadcasting any defamatory and derogatory remarks against him. The suit states that, "In the suit, a damages of one crore rupees has been sought from the defendant (Lodh) for various derogatory, false and false allegations and statements."

Remove the video
. It has also been requested to instruct Lodh to remove his video. The suit claims that Sabharwal has no direct relationship with the Bhatt brothers and is "the son of the brother of the husband of the sister of the petitioners". I have made false allegations against Mahesh and Mukesh Bhatt, who are celebrities, with the intention of compromising.