National Award Winner Film Neerja who has been awarded the best feature film and several other awards as well are facing some legal issues from the family of flight pursuer Neerja Bhanot.The family is all set to get the makers of the movie into the court.
As per the sources, a legal notice has been served to the makers of Neerja. The main strife between the makers and the family is that the makers have not shared the 10 percent of the box office collection of Neerja to the “Neerja Bhanot Trust and the Family” as claimed by Neerja’s Family.
If further reports are to be believed then the family is been moving to the Punjab and Haryana Court for the same.The family members have denied giving the details about the case.
The film is produced under the Fox Star Studios and Bling Unplugged and gets so many awards for the movie.”Neerja is the movie which is based on the life of Neerja Bhanot who was the senior flight purser of Pan-Am 73 (Bombay-Karachi-Frankfurt-New York) flight, gave up her life, two days before she would have turned 23, to save travelers during a terrorist hijack of a Pan-Am flight at Karachi international airport in Pakistan on September 5, 1986.She was awarded the Ashok Chakra Award for bravery in 1987.She was the first youngest woman recipient of this award.