News|October 25, 2012 12:40 pm

Now, Barfi! in legal trouble!

India’s official entry to Oscars, Barfi is in legal trouble as a Kashmiri sportsman has threatened to sue the makers for portraying him in a negative light without his consent in one of the scenes in the film.

Majid Youusf Dar, a sports manager and son of Kashmir’s football star Mohammad Yousuf, was apparently shown amongst one of the bank robbers in the movie.

My client (Majid Youusf Dar) has been portrayed as a bank robber in the movie without his consent.

Dar’s lawyer Abid Banday said, adding they were planning to send a legal notice to the producers.

He is not an ordinary person… he is a sports icon of the valley.

the lawyer said.

The film is directed by Anurag Basu and is counted as one of the super hit films of 2012.