Kunal Khemu injured in stone pelting during shooting at Lucknow

LUCKNOW || Bollywood actor Kunal Khemu and many others of a film shooting unit were injured late on Saturday night in Lucknow when locals pelted stones on them outside the Bada Imambada.

kuPolice said locals, mainly Muslims living in the old city were angry at the shooting of a Pakistani video album in the vicinity of the Bada Imambada and said that this was against the norms of their religion.

Sources say Khemu was hit by a stone on his hand and was injured. He was later taken for first-aid and was packed off to the hotel later. The film unit was initially asked not to shoot but when they did not pay heed to the requests, an angry mob started pelting stones on them.

Police reinforcements were rushed to the shooting site to control the irate mob and rescue the shooting team.