Swamy on Monday, Dec 29 questioned the financing of the movie which created controversy in the country. Turning to micro-blogging site Twitter, Swamy tweeted, "Who financed the 'PK' film? According to my sources it is traceable to Dubai and ISI. DRI must investigate."
Who financed the PK film? According to my sources it is traceable to Dubai and ISI. DRI must investigate— Subramanian Swamy (@Swamy39) December 29, 2014
Meanwhile, the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) under Customs and Central Excise Department has already began probe into the economic offences.
Directed by Rajkumar Hirani and produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra, ‘PK' was released on Dec 19 which faced hurdles from several religious groups. Different groups protested against the screening of the film and have objected certain content in it.
Wielding batons and iron rods, nearly two dozen Bajrang Dal activists on Monday vandalised theatres screening 'PK' in Mumbai for making "fun" of Hindu Gods and godmen as protests were also reported from Madhya Pradesh capital Bhopal.
Angry at the theatre owners ignoring the 'diktat' not to screen the movie that has raised the hackles of a plethora of Hindu organisations, volunteers of the outfit descended on City Gold Multiplex and Shiv theatre on Ashram Road, smashing glass panes at ticket windows to smithreens and tearing down posters.