Bihar minister Bijendra Prasad Yadav said, Severe action will be taken against offensive music videos and double-meaning Bhojpuri songs.
Details about Bihar Minister said Strict Action to Be Taken Against the Double-meaning Bhojpuri Songs
Yadav, the minister of planning and development, said during a speech to the legislature that police had also been instructed to take action against Bhojpuri songs with contentious caste implications that frequently cause social unrest and violence.
“If a complaint is made in this regard, police are required to take action. In response to a motion for attention, Yadav stated, “The Special Branch of the Bihar Police has already issued directions to district police units over this.
He promised that individuals involved in creating such songs and videos would face harsh punishment.
Pratima Kumari, a Congress Legislator, moved the motion by stating that the vulgarity and aggressive caste implications in Bhojpuri songs are a significant topic of concern.
“We have nothing against promoting art and culture, but these songs with multiple meanings frequently cause societal upheaval. The government must punish individuals who create such tunes severely “She spoke.
She added that it has been observed that local police do not take action against those who engage in the creation of such songs.
According to CPI(M) Legislator Ajay Kumar, local police fail to enforce laws against obscenity and double entendres in Bhojpuri songs despite directives from the headquarters.
“Such singers and musicians should face repercussions, “he said.