Mumbai: Bollywood actor Boman Irani has been provided police protection after he allegedly received a threat call from underworld don Ravi Pujari, police said.
However they refused to reveal the nature of threat.
Irani’s movie ‘Happy New Year’, in which he co-stars with Shah Rukh Khan, Abhishek Bachchan and Deepika Padukone, is scheduled for release in October.
On August 23, three persons had opened fire outside the residence of film producer Ali Morani in Juhu.
Two days later, Pujari had allegedly called Shah Rukh Khan’s production house Red Chillies and passed on a message to the actor.
The gangster is known to make calls to builders and film personalities....