Padmavati controversy: Protestors call for ‘Chittor Bandh’ today

Padmavati controversy: Protestors call for ‘Chittor Bandh’ today
Written by Pallavi Parmar

Padmavati row of controversy increased day to day, now the protest over Chittorgarh has begun. The protestors have called for “Chittor Bandh” with their anger and protest. As the roads of Chittorgarh which see hundreds of vehicles full of tourist going to fort has blocked by the protestors. Not only they have blocked the roads but, also closed the entrance of the historic Chittorgarh fort. In the protest against Padmavati, the Rajput community has also announced the prize of Rs 5 crore to cut down director Sanjay leela Bhansali’s head. This intentional move came to spread anger against the upcoming Bollywood movie Padmavati starring Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh.

The protest over Padmavati movie escalated to stop the release of Padmavati movie. As the Rajput’s are claiming that the makers of Padmavati are portraying history wrongly by showing love scenes between Queen Padmavati and Allahuddin Khilji. Therefore, the director Sanjay Leela Bhansali has cleared by sharing a video on the social media that there is nothing in the movie that will hurt the sentiments of Rajput’s or any other person. In his video he said I respect Rajput community a lot.

However, the controversy over Padmavati has turned out massively as people across India are protesting against this movie. And today, the protestors have blocked the way of tourists in Chittorgarh. And raises up their flags with the message on the wall. The Chittorgarh has echoed up with anger against Padmavati.

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Pallavi Parmar

Journalism is my profession, Blogging and Writing are my passion, Travelling is my love, Food is my life and Feminist by nature.

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