Feb. 27/20 – An FIR has been lodged against political planner Prashant Kishor in Patna, Bihar for copying content in his ‘Baat Bihar Ki’ campaign. Complainant Shashwat Gautam accused his content in ‘Bihar ki Baat’ campaign got used in Kishor’s.
The FIR lodged under Sections 420 (cheating and dishonestly inducing delivery of property) and 406 (punishment for criminal breach of trust) of the IPC.
Shashwat said he had created the content with another man named Osama, who had left the job. He also alleged that Osama had given his content to Kishor. Patna Police has initiated an investigation into the matter.
Prashant Kishor announced the ‘Baat Bihar ki’ campaign in a bid to transform Bihar into one of the 10 best states in the country. To make the program successful, Kishor will be travelling across the state for 100 days ahead of the assembly election going to happen in the second part of the year. He plans to develop young and dynamic leaders from the state.