Padmavati Movie Release Date Postponed
From the past one month, Padmavati film received a lot of trouble from the Rajput community. Earlier, the makers were refusing to delay the release date of the film. But suddenly today, they voluntarily postponed Padmavati film. The reason for postponing the film is not provided clearly. But it is very much due to the clearance issues from CBFC.
Padmavati Film new release date
The new release date for the film is not provided yet. But it is expected to release in the second or third week of December.
Viacom18 Official statement for the media
Viacom18 Motion Pictures, the studio behind ‘Padmavati’ has voluntarily deferred the release date of the film from December 1st 2017. Along with Sanjay Leela Bhansali, amongst the most gifted film makers of his generation, Viacom18 Motion Pictures has created a beautiful cinematic masterpiece in ‘Padmavati’ that captures Rajput valor, dignity and tradition in all its glory. The film is an eloquent portrayal of a tale that will fill every Indian with pride and showcase our country’s story-telling prowess across the globe. We are a responsible, law-abiding corporate citizen and have the highest respect and regard for the law of the land and all our institutions and statutory bodies including the Central Board of Film Certification. We always have and are committed to continue following the established procedure and convention. We have faith that we will soon obtain the requisite clearances to release the film. We will announce the revised release date of the film in due course. We stand firm in our commitment to tell endearing tales that resonate with our audiences the world over as we have in the past with our other projects such as ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’, ‘Queen’, ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ and many more.
Troubles for Padmavati
The Rajput community was not happy with the content of the movie. They criticised the dance of Deepika Padukone as Padmavati in Ghoomar song. According to community leaders, the Padmavati trailer has also some big issues. In India, there were multiple protests against Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Deepika Padukone. Due to the elections in Gujrat, many political leaders also give statements on the movie.
Recently this movie was showcased to some media channel representatives too. Rajat Sharma and Arnab Goswami applauded the movie and provided positive statements too.