Pakistani singer Abrar Ul Haq criticizes creators for copying Nach Punjaban

Jug Jug Jeeyostarring Varun Dhawan, Kiara Advani, Anil Kapoor and Neetu Kapoor, is among the most anticipated movies of 2022.

After a long wait, the creators finally unveiled their trailer recently and fans are already loving it.

Directed by Raj Mehta and produced by Karan Johar, the film also stars Maniesh Paul and Prajakta Koli in key roles.

While the trailer was positively received by moviegoers, it has also generated controversy.

In a tweet, Pakistani singer Abrar slammed Ul Haq Jug Jug Jeeyo Maker for copying his song To Punjaban without his permission. For laypeople, the song can be heard in the trailer.

Sharing his displeasure, he tweeted: “I have not sold my song ‘To Punjaban’ to any Indian film and reserve my right to go to court to claim damages. Producers like @karanjohar shouldn’t use copied songs. This is my 6th song copied which is not allowed at all. @DharmaMovies @karanjohar”

Not only that, but a screenwriter named Vishal A. Singh has claimed that producer Karan Johar copied his story idea Jug Jug Jeeyo.

In a series of tweets, he explained: “Had a story registered with @swaindiaorg in January 2020 she. And they took my story… and made #JugJuggJeeyo. Not fair @karanjohar”.

He also shared the screenshots of his email with Dharma Productions, along with the excerpt of the synopsis. Here are the tweets:

Interestingly, it’s been a day and that Jug Jug Jeeyo Manufacturers have yet to respond.

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Jug Jug Jeeyo marks Neetu Kapoor’s cinema comeback after a nine-year break and is scheduled to hit theaters on June 24, 2022.

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