Dhoni has been portrayed as Lord Vishnu and instead of showing religious things, the magazine is showing several products of various companies including a shoe in his hand. It has insulted the religious sentiments and God," the complaint had alleged.
The complainant had said Dhoni's photograph has hurt his as well as the sentiments of thousands of Hindus and it had insulted the Hindu religion and Lord Vishnu.
The report was filed before Metropolitan Magistrate Mayuri Singh who fixed the matter for September 9 for hearing arguments on the registration of FIR.
The police also said the magazine has its publication from Film City in Noida which forms the jurisdiction of district Gautam Buddha Nagar in Uttar Pradesh in the matter.