It’s lastly the day earlier than Padmavati’s preliminary launch date, December 1, 2017. The movie has been postponed indefinitely, because of the ever rising furor towards it and the shortage of motion – from numerous fronts – to carry the scenario below management. As of now, there is no such thing as a information about when the interval drama starring Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh. Followers are dissatisfied, extra so when the yr in Bollywood so far has been so under expectations. All hopes to assist the Hindi movie business redeem itself had been pined on Padmavati and Tiger Zinda Hai later this yr.
Nevertheless, a constructive information coming in in the present day morning from sources is that Bhansali is off to Delhi for a gathering with a parliamentary panel. CBFC member Prasoon Joshi will even be a part of the director as they put forth their views on the controversial movie in entrance of the 30-member parliamentary panel. The producers of the movie and a few members from the info and broadcasting ministry have additionally been requested to attend the assembly.
As per a report by PTI, chairman of the panel Anurag Thakur has revealed, “The panel has requested Mr Bhansali and Mr Joshi to seem earlier than it and current their views on the film. They’ll current their case earlier than the panel. The members have additionally determined to name the producers of the film.”
We hear that actor-MPs Paresh Rawal and Raj Babbar will even be on the panel which is able to most likely take a call on the best way to put all of the doubts raised by the assorted Rajput teams and political leaders towards the movie’s content material and accused Bhansali of distorting historical past.
Whereas numerous historians declare that Rani Padmini didn’t exist for actual and was solely a legend within the 1540 poem ‘Padmavat’ by Malik Muhammad Jaysi, the Rajput teams are agency on their stand that the queen was actual.
(With inputs from PTI)