Hello Mumbai Bollywood Desk :
Titles of Hindi Films have often received backlash from vested interests who go to the extent of vandalism for title sake. Earlier Veteran period filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali faced the music of Karni Seva who strongly objected to the title of the film.
Now it is Akshay Kumar’s “Prithviraj Chavan” bankrolled by renowned film production house Yash Raj Films. The Film stars Akshay Kumar, Manushi Chhillar and directed by Dr Chandraprakash Dwivedi known for directing period films.
The Film slated for January 2022 release is entangled in controversy over the title.
Karni Sena demands for a change in the tile of the film. According to them if the title is not changed they will stage a protest against the film across India and restraint it from release.
Hello Mumbai News caught up with Mahipal Singh Parihar, Karni Sena Member who said that their issue is on the title . It should be Prithvi Raj Chavan.They demand for use of the full name. Mahipal went on to add that had the producers used title as Prithvi RajKpaoor they have no objection.
As per Surajeet Singh Rathod Youth President Karni Sena ,Maharashtra to the Producers is If they will not amend the tiltle, they will be left with no option but to restrain the release of the film like they aggressively protested against “Padmaavat”. That any cinema House displaying banner or poster will face the consequences and will be solely responsible.
That If their script is genuine, there shouldn’t be any problem. He further added they have no issue with Yash raaj.
Meanwhile when Hello Mumbai News called up the PR Team of Yash Raaj on this issue,.they denied to comment on it and cut off the phone.
News Edit: K.V.Raman