In spite of Bhansali stating that there is nothing in the film that will hurt the so-called pride of the Rajput community, the Karni Sena refuses to budge.
Lawyer Sharma had placed this petition before the bench for an immediate hearing. The petitioner told the court that if the film was released outside the country, then it would cause serious harm to the social harmony.
Well, the film was supposed to release on 1st December 2017, but due to these protests and CBFC delays now the film has been postponing for the next year. The official website of BBFC stated that the uncut version of the movie Padmavati will be released in the UK.
Padmavati cleared for release in UK without cuts but won't be screened
So, when is the film expected to be released?
Even as the film faces protests in India, forcing postponement of its release here, the British Board for Film Certification has cleared Padmavati for release in the United Kingdom. Films like S Durga and Nude were not allowed to screen at IFFI and this is something we have to question.
On Thursday, Rajasthan court accepted the complaint against the filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and for an actor Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, and Shahid Kapoor and many others in regards to an ongoing controversy relating to their forthcoming movie "Padmavati". A complainant Bhawani Shankar Sharma said that the court of additional Cheif Metropolitan Magistrate while accepting the complaint has clearly said that they will record the statement on November 27 under the section 200of Cr.P.C.
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