- Responding to allegations of plagiarism on his poem, Manoj Muntashir asks critics to test if he discussed Robert Lavery’s identify within the 2018 e-book.
PUBLISHED ON SEP 23, 2021 08:39 PM IST
Manoj Muntashir has answered to claims that his music, Teri Mitti, which he wrote for Akshay Kumar’s Kesari, was once plagiarised. In a brand new video that he shared on-line, the lyricist-poet stated that none of his creations are purely unique.
“None of my creations are 100% unique. Report petitions towards me and I will be able to admire each resolution of the courtroom. Momin’s traces impressed one stanza of the music Teri Galiyan, Tere Sang Yara was once impressed by means of Firakh Gorakhpuri’s couplets and my very own music Teri Mitti has been translated in such a lot of languages however I don’t suppose my identify was once written anyplace.”
“I’m really not going to prevent or bend. It’s only my skill and tough paintings that experience introduced me from Gauriganj streets to Rajpath. I’m being punished for being a nationalist. The ones attacking me should know, it’s not possible to prevent me. Kindly test if I discussed Robert Lavery’s identify. Get at it now. I’m Manoj Muntashir Shukla and I’m happy with it.”
Previous this week, Twitter was once abuzz with allegations of plagiarism towards Manoj Muntashir. A portion of his poem from the 2018 e-book Meri Fitrat Hai Mastana was once proven to be similar to Robert J Lavery’s poem that was once printed in his 2007 e-book Love Misplaced: Love Discovered.
The lyricist-poet has additionally claimed he’s now being attacked as a result of he wrote a poem that referred to the Mughals as dacoits. Manoj advised a number one day by day, “If my YouTube movies and retelling of right kind historical past upsets anyone, they’re maximum welcome to reason why with me. However do not disrespect a music that has turn into an anthem for the militia. It isn’t appropriate. Whether it is proved that Teri Mitti is a duplicate of any music in anyway, I will be able to hand over writing for ever.”
“The ones making those allegations must kindly test the video which has been uploaded many months after the discharge of our movie, Kesari. And in your type knowledge the singer isn’t Pakistani however our very personal Indian people singer Geeta Rabari. You’ll be able to name and test together with her, too,” he added.