According to a media report, actor Sudhanshu Pandey had claimed that his original script Farmayish was stolen by the duo and has been renamed as Kaabil. He has also registered criminal charges of fraud and theft against Mr Gupta and Mr Roshan.
In a tweet, Mr Gupta clarified that there is no criminal charge against him or Rakesh Roshan. "There is no criminal charge against me nor Rakeshji," Mr Gupta wrote on Twitter.
Mr Gupta last directed Jazbaa, which featured actors Irrfan Khan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. The film marked the Aishwarya's comeback after five years.
Kaabil will star actor Hrithik Roshan.