Piracy on whatsapp
The Delhi High Court order stated, “The film was released for public viewing on May 13, 2021 on a pay-per view publicly on the accuser’s digital entertainment streaming service Zee5. The accuser received information that the film was released on social media Piracy has been victimized on a large scale through the platform, including the messaging service ‘WhatsApp’. “
The High Court in its judgment after the hearing held that unauthorized storage, reproduction, communication, dissemination, circulating, copying, selling or offering to sell, the available copy of the film or any part of it through WhatsApp or in any other way Providing Zee’s copyright may be infringed.
Steps against piracy
Let me tell you, Salman Khan and Zee Studio have issued a statement about this, in which they have clearly said that strict action will be taken against those who commit piracy. According to the reports, the cyber cell has started working in this direction.
For some time, the problem of piracy has become a major problem in the film industry. Not only Hindi, there have been reports of leaks of films in languages like English, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam as well. But this crime cannot be controlled.
Piracy is crime
Let us tell you that piracy is a crime under Indian law. For which you may even be sentenced to jail. In the drafts of the Cinematograph Act change bill, the Ministry has made film piracy a punishable offense with a jail term of three years and fine of up to Rs 10 lakh or both.
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