Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah continues to be a pervasive force in Indian television. And yes, this is the same reason he has had to face a critical situation whenever controversies have evolved. If the show hadn’t been so popular, we bet it didn’t have to deal with what it already had.
In today’s article, we will discuss the top 3 instances the series has faced with anger. Looked:
A fun line that called for trouble!
“Ae pagal aurat” was among the more crackling lines of Jethalal (Dilip Joshi) in Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. But who in dreams would have thought it could cause problems for manufacturers. As shared by Dilip, the dialogue was improvised by him and a women’s liberation movement objected to making a derogatory remark about women. The manufacturers had no choice but to permanently suppress the dialogue.
Another major controversy arose when Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah was threatened by Raj Thackeray led by Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS). It all happened when, in one of the episodes, Champaklal (Amit Bhatt) addressed Hindi as the main language of Mumbai. MNS believed that TMKOC intentionally hurt the feelings of the Maharashtrians. Party workers warned to stop filming. The case was settled when Amit Bhatt and the TMKOC team apologized.
The Munmun Dutta controversy
The latest controversy to join the bandwagon relates to Munmun Dutta. Apparently, the actress who plays Babita Iyer in Taarak Mehta used a caste insult in her makeup video. Although she apologized, the matter is not slowing down. In addition, two FIRs were filed against the actress, and that too under the Atrocity act. The controversy has no direct connection with the show, but netizens are demanding its removal from TMKOC.
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