New Delhi: The controversy over Shah Rukh
Khan’s palatial bungalow ‘Mannat’ has reached the Supreme
Court with the filing of a petition alleging violations by the
megastar while constructing his dream house.
The petition has alleged that there were violations of
archaeological laws and coastal regulation zone in the
construction of Mannat.
Simpreet Singh and Amit Maruand of Mumbai approached the
apex court challenging the Bombay High Court’s order which had
dismissed their petition against Khan.
The high court had, on January 28, dismissed the PIL
filed by the duo and imposed a cost of Rs 20,000 on them
saying that it was a “publicity petition”.
The PIL had alleged that the actor had constructed the
building inside the compound of his bungalow in violation of
environment and heritage laws.
Khan had, however, contended that there was no violation
of rules and the construction was allowed by the municipal