Supreme Court dismisses plea against release of 'Padmavati'

Padmavati

Padmavati

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's period drama is slated to hit the theatres on December 1.

"Padmavati" stars Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor.

"Has the film been placed before the Censor Board?"

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Appearing for the respondents, Senior Advocate Abhishek Manu Singhvi, instructed by Ameet Naik, Mahesh Agrawal and Abhishek Malhotra of Naik Naik Co, argued that the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) was yet to grant certification to the film.

The top court said that there were several guidelines for the CBFC in granting certification to a movie and moreover, there is Film Certification Appellate Tribunal (FCAT) to look into grievances regarding a film.

The petitioners sought a stay on the release of the 200-crore film till such time the alleged historical inaccuracies in the film are corrected by the producer and the director. The Karni Sena, had warned the director of terrible consequences on showing distorted historical facts.

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Well, right now the movie is battling a controversy as the Karni Sena threatens that they would not let this movie release if the story is inappropriate, the issue is being politicalized by the politicians.

Protests against filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati spread to eastern Rajasthan on Thursday where people from different communities came to oppose the film's release as they fear that the film might distort history.People staged protests against the film and burnt Bhansali's effigy and shouted slogans against him in front of the district collector's office in Bharatpur.

Meanwhile, the Allahabad high court has asked a petitioner, seeking a ban on the movie on the ground that it allegedly propoagates the practice of Sati, to approach the censor board with his plea.

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The matter was heard by a Bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices DY Chandrachud and AM Khanwilkar.

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