‘Nach Punjaban’ Is My 6th Copied Song By Dharma Production, Abrar Ul Haq Claimed

Indian production company and its head Karan Johar seem to be in trouble with the latest song ‘Nach Punjaban’ released yesterday. The audience must remember the Pakistani version of this song, released back in the year 2001 and had already broken the set records.

Dharma Production’s upcoming movie, Jug Jugg Jeeyo is all set for its theatrical release on June 24th. Starring- Varun Dhawan, Anil Kapoor, Neetu Kapoor, and Kiara Advani. Soon after the release of the song ‘Nach Punjaban’, Abrar Ul Haq, the singer of the original music track came up with his opinion. According to the Pakistani-Punjabi singer, he has never sold his song Nach Punjaban to anyone. Also, claiming it to be copyright infringement by the filmmaker Karan Johar.

Abrar Over His Song 'Nach Punjaban'
Abrar Over His Song ‘Nach Punjaban’

Followed by these headlines, the Movie Box tweeted their response where they claim to have the song rights. They tweeted, “Nach Panjaban has been officially licensed for it to be included in the Film “JugJugg Jeeyo” by TSeries. Karen Johar and Dharma Movies have the legal rights to use this song in their film and the tweet by Abrar Ul Haq earlier today is defamatory and completely unacceptable”.

Tweet Made By Movie Box
Tweet Made By Movie Box

A senior journalist, Fifi Harron also has a word for Abrar Haq. She said that the singer also has copyrights to Billo song, due to which Coke Studio removed the song.

The singer is disturbed by the 6th song being copied from his album. Singer Abrar once again tweeted and said, “Song “Nach Punjaban” has not been licensed to any one. If someone is claiming it , then produce the agreement. I will be taking legal action. #NachPunjaban”. The singer has said that he’s pretty much focused about taking legal action.”

Mashfak Qureshi is an entertainment journalist, who brings facts and knowledge in the simplest form and believes in questioning.