Decision on release of Padmaavat movie in State likely today

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 09 Feb 2018 10:30:10


Staff Reporter

It was expected that controversial film of Sanjay Leela Bhansali will be released in Madhya Pradesh on Thursday but nothing such thing happened. The decision on release of film is likely to be taken on Friday or Saturday.

In the meantime, there is news that “Padman” film is getting clashed with “Padmavat” release and its producers are being blamed for delay in release of Bhansali’s film. Talking to ‘The Hitavada’, Cine Central Association’s Director Vasant Laddha told that earlier Padmavat film got delayed in the backdrop of protest by Karni Sena and now Padman film of Akshay Kumar is clashing with the release of Padmavat. Padman maker’s wants that first their film should be released after this Padmavat should be released.

In the meantime, police have increased security from now onwards at all those cinema halls which are going to screen the controversial film Padmavat in Bhopal. “ There is possibility that some decision would be taken over release of Padmavat film in Madhya Pradesh on Friday,” said Vasant Laddha.

Meanwhile, protestors of Padmavat film are adamant to oppose the release of Bhansali’s film.When contacted, Sanskriti Bachao Manch’s Chandrashekar Tiwari told that “Protest against Padmavat film is continuing and we have held meeting with Karni Sena and other and decision was taken to peacefully appeal cinema owners not to screen the film of Sanjay Leela Bhansali. Today we approached Rabha Talkies, Rangmahal talkies owners and requested that they should desist from releasing the controversial film and they lent their support by saying that they are going to screen Padman film. Only Raj Talkies owner is yet to give the consent,” .

He demanded that film of Sanjay Leela Bhansali should not get released and even people and cinema owners are supporting the demand.