Amitabh Bachchan's Jhund in copyright controversy | Memsaab.com

Filmmaker Nandi Chinni Kumar has dashed off a legal notice to the makers of Jhund

Hyderabad-based filmmaker Nandi Chinni Kumar has dashed off a legal notice to the makers of the Amitabh Bachchan-starrer Jhund over alleged copyright infringement.

Hyderabad-based filmmaker Nandi Chinni Kumar has dashed off a legal notice to the makers of the Amitabh Bachchan-starrer Jhund over alleged copyright infringement.
Sairat (2016) director Nagraj Manjule's film is based on the life of Vijay Barse, founder of Slum Soccer, a Nagpur-based organisation dedicated towards the upliftment of underprivileged children through football.
 

In 2017, Kumar had bought the rights to make a film on the life of one of Barse's students, Akhilesh Paul.

In 2017, Kumar had bought the rights to make a film on the life of one of Barse's students, Akhilesh Paul.
As Jhund also focusses on Paul's story it violates the copyrights.