Kolkata, Jan 21: Within 24 hours of Senior BJP leader and former Meghalaya Governor Tathagata Roy lodging a complaint against actor Saayani Ghosh, a person named Ajay Dey lodged an FIR against Tathagata at the Hare Street police station on the charge of hurting religious sentiments.

FIR lodged against BJP’s Tathagata Roy for hurting Hindu sentiments
FIR lodged against BJP’s Tathagata Roy

BJP leader Tathagata has been accused of committing the same crime by retweeting the allegation that actress Saayani Ghosh had hurt Hindu sentiments by tweeting in 2015.

Former governor of Tripura Tathagata Roy’s complaint is related to an image shared from Saayani Ghosh’s Twitter handle in 2015. The images show a Shivling used for an AIDS awareness advertisement.