MUMBAI: Super Cassettes Industries Limited (SCIL), the company which operates under the T-Series brand, recently filed a complaint with the Puttur police station, Mangalore against Classic Video, Mobile Point for infringement of its copyrighted works.
It was also found out that the owners and employees were downloading songs and videos of films like Aap Ka Suroor, Apne, Fashion, Billu Barber, Karz and Ghajini, the copyrights of which belong to SCIL. They were also seen downloading obscene films with the help of a CPU and card reader of a computer onto many mobile phones.
The police immediately registered a FIR (No. 123/2009) against the proprietors Avinash and Suresh and later arrested them for offence of piracy.
Detailing the facts SCIL general manager Anil Kakkar said, "The incident took place on 1 June and only after a thorough investigation, did the police arrest the pirates. Both Avinash and Suresh are in custody right now and if found guilty by the Court, they could face a fine of Rs 50,000 each and an imprisonment of up to three years."