Padmavati controversy: Now, Haryana BJP leader offers Rs 10 crore for beheading Deepika, Bhansali
New Delhi: The controversy round Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Padmavati’ is solely refusing to die down. Now, Suraj Pal Amu, Haryana’s BJP chief media coordinator has mentioned that those that will behead the director and the lead actor of the biopic Deepika Padukone, will likely be rewarded Rs 10 crores.
“Need to congratulate Meerut youth for asserting Rs 5 crore bounty for beheading Deepika, Bhansali. We are going to reward those beheading them, with Rs 10 crore, and likewise care for their household’s wants,” Amu mentioned on Sunday.
He additionally threatened to interrupt the legs of one of many two lead male characters of the film, Ranveer Singh.
Amu additional mentioned that he’ll stop BJP if wanted and requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to train his powers to strike down movie, ANI reported.
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— ANI (@ANI) November 19, 2017
A Meerut-based ‘Thakur’ chief has provided Rs 5 crore to anybody who beheads Bhansali and Padukone.
Thakur Abhishek Som is alleged to be the nationwide president of Akhil Bharatiya Kshatriya Yuva Mahasabha.
In the meantime, the proposed launch date of ‘Padmavati’ has been deferred.
In an announcement to PTI, a spokesperson of Viacom18 Movement Footage mentioned it had taken the choice ‘voluntarily’.
“Viacom18 Movement Footage, the studio behind ‘Padmavati’, has voluntarily deferred the discharge date of the movie from December 1st, 2017,” it mentioned.
The spokesman mentioned it had the best regard for the regulation of the land and statutory our bodies such because the Central Board of Movie Certification (CBFC).
As a “accountable and law-abiding company citizen”, it was dedicated to following the established process and conference, it mentioned.
“We have now religion that we’ll quickly acquire the requisite clearances to launch the movie,” the assertion learn.
Censor Board chief Prasoon Joshi had on Saturday slammed the makers for permitting the movie to be screened for varied media channels earlier than acquiring a certificates from the board.
The CBFC had despatched the movie again to the producer as the appliance for the certification was ‘incomplete’.
‘Padmavati’ has been dealing with controversy since Bhansali began taking pictures the movie earlier this 12 months.
The primary poster of the film was launched in October this 12 months and triggered a storm with varied Rajput teams and others claiming that the director had ‘distorted’ historic details.
Bhansali and Padukone have obtained threats. Their safety has been beefed up by the Mumbai police.
(With Company inputs)