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Chhapaak: Delhi HC defers Aparna Bhat's contempt plea after Fox Star Studio seeks time to find a solution

Aditi Singh

The Delhi High Court today deferred hearing in lawyer Aparna Bhat's contempt plea in connection with an order directing Chhapaak Filmmakers to give credit to her.

On January 11, the Court had directed makers of film, Chhapaak to give credit to the acid attack survivor, Laxmi Agarwal's lawyer, Aparna Bhat, during the screening of the film.

As per the order, the filmmakers shall acknowledge the contribution to the film made by Advocate Aparna Bhat in the beginning of the film by adding the line,

“Inputs by Ms. Aparna Bhat, the lawyer who represented Laxmi Agarwal are acknowledged.”

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