Mumbai: A case
of cheating and forgery has been registered against filmmaker Sanjay Gupta
for sending out invites on a letterhead resembling that of the Mumbai
police commissioner, an official said here on Thursday.
registered an FIR (first information report) against Gupta for sending out
invites for the promotion of his film 'Shootout at Wadala' on a letterhead
resembling that of the Mumbai police commissioner," Nandkumar Mhetar, a
senior police inspector at Versova police station, said.
sent the summons to his office and asked him to come to the police station
and answer our questions. We are awaiting his response," he added.
who has made films like "Kaante" and "Zinda", has been booked for cheating
and forgery. He was unavailable for comments despite repeated attempts.
at Wadala", produced by Ekta Kapoor's Balaji Telefilms and Gupta's White
Feather Films, is based on a real-life incident that took place in the
1990s and narrates the story of a shootout that took place in Wadala in
The multi-starrer features Anil Kapoor, John
Abraham, Tusshar Kapoor and Kangna Ranaut in pivotal roles.