"Officials of the Culture Department will examine the (AIB show) videos for the content. If found vulgar, an action will be initiated," Maharashtra Cultural Affairs Minister Vinod Tawde told reporters here.
Mumbai Police also initiated an inquiry following a complaint against Johar, Kapoor and Singh, which alleged that the trio, along with other comedians, had used abusive language during the AIB Knockout, a comedy show, held in December last year at Worli in the city.

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The episode on YouTube had social media abuzz with Kapoor and Singh being openly criticized. The event was hosted by Johar.

The show started with Karan Johar announcing, "Let the filth begin."

Other performers had cracked jokes at the audience that included actors Deepika Padukone, Sonakshi Sinha and Alia Bhatt, the complaint said.

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