A lawyer from Mumbai Vijendra Kumar Rai
The impassioned letter, a copy of which is in this writer’s possession, claims that the Shiva PanchaksharaStrotram
“I hereby strongly complaint(sic.) that Mr Ajay Devgan….is hearting(sic) and insulting my religious feelings and beliefs and that the film Shivay is showing and promoting bad images of Lord Shiva’s PanchaksharaStrotam …I request you to register a complaint ….against Mr Ajay Devgan …and take serious action against the above named person,” says the letter.
While Ajay Devgan was unavailable for comment, Pahlaj Nihalani the chairperson of the censor board commented, “We’ve taken serious note of the letter, as it addresses a religious sentiment.”