Sanjay Leela Bhansali Assaulted By Activists On Padmavati Set
Activists of a Rajput organisation, Shree Rajput Karni Sena, protested and misbehaved with the crew of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s upcoming movie “Padmavati” right here on Friday, police and eyewitnesses mentioned.
In addition they broken some cameras and different tools, forcing Bhansali to cease capturing.
“We had earlier requested him (Bhansali) to point out us the script which he didn’t do. We’re towards distorting of historic info and we all know that he has distorted historic information,” Vivek Singh of Karni Sena advised IANS.
“Padmavati” tells the story of Alauddin Khilji, the medieval-era Delhi ruler, who fell in love with Rajput queen Padmavati. Actors Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor star within the movie.
Bhansali, whose 2015 launch “Bajirao Mastani” was additionally criticised by a piece of the society for “distorting” historical past, was capturing some photographs of “Padmavati” in Jaigarh Fort.
Round 12 p.m. some activists of Karni Sena gathered there and began to protest. They even mishandled and misbehaved with Bhansali and his different crew members. There was a whole chaos for a while and Bhansali needed to cease capturing.
Police had a tricky time in controlling the state of affairs.
“We’ll solely permit him to shoot after we see the script,” Singh stated.