Case Against Google's Sundar Pichai In Mumbai For Copyright Act Violation

The case has been registered against Google's Sundar Pichai and five others based on a complaint by filmmaker Suneel Darshan alleging Google allowed unauthorized persons to upload his film 'Ek Haseena Thi Ek Deewana Tha' on YouTube.

Case Against Google's Sundar Pichai In Mumbai For Copyright Act Violation

Google's Sundar Pichai was booked based on a complaint by director Suneel Darshan. (File)

Mumbai:

Mumbai Police on Wednesday booked Google CEO Sundar Pichai and five other company officials for Copyright Act violation.

"On directions of a court, a case has been registered against Google CEO Sundar Pichai and five other company officials for Copyright Act violation," said Mumbai police.

The case has been registered following the complaint lodged by film director Suneel Darshan who has alleged that Google allowed unauthorized persons to upload his film 'Ek Haseena Thi Ek Deewana Tha' on YouTube.

Further investigation into the matter is underway.

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