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Karni Sena activists vandalise theatre in Rajasthan

14 November 2017, 08:06 | Henrietta Morgan

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"The protestors from Karni Sena, an organisation of the Rajput community, pelted stones and broke windowpanes, gates and the ticket counter and also damaged some office furniture between 3.30 p.m. and 4 p.m.at the theatre in Akash Mall", Anand Yadav, Circle Incharge of Gumanpura police station, told IANS on phone. Eight persons have reportedly been arrested for causing violence.

They also shouted slogans against Bhansali.

Though police did not confirm it, but Sena sources claimed that the protest was held as the theatre was showing a trailer of the movie. The movie would not be allowed to release until it is pre-screened to them, the memorandum read. In Kota, Shri Rajput Karni Sena vandalised a multiplex where the trailer of Padmavati was screened.In Jaipur, senior VHP leader Acharya Dharmendra said that the film was an attack on Hindu society and no self-respecting society will accept this.

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"Sanjay Leela Bhansali produced this film with a single- point agenda of making money".

Starring Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor along with Deepika in key roles, Padmavati is slated to be released on December 1.

On the other side, the director has been claiming that there is no such scene that would hurt anyone's sentiments.

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The outrage over Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film Padmavati intensified on Tuesday with not only Rajputs but Brahmins, Vaishyas, OBCs and Muslim communities rallying together to oppose the film for insulting Hindus and warning of violence if it is released.

The film has found itself amidst a controversy ever since Bhansali began its shoot and the Karni Sena has been threatening protests and bandhs against it.

The groups are protesting against the film alleging it violates the honour of Rani Padmini, the central character in the film, played by actress Deepika Padukone.

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