According to news agencies reports, Suraj Pal said, Want to congratulate Meerut youth for announcing Rs 5 crore bounty for beheading Deepika, Bhansali. We will reward the ones beheading them, with Rs 10 crore, and also take care of their family’s needs. They will quit BJP if needed, asks PM to exercise his powers to strike down film ‘.
While Keshav Prasad Maurya, Deputy CM of UP said, “We won’t let Padmavati film release in Uttar Pradesh unless and until objectionable scenes are removed”.
Members of an organisation, Akhand Rashtrawadi Party, staged a demonstration against Padmavati, say they have filed a PIL in Delhi High Court against the film.
Members of Kshatriya Mahasabha burnt effigies of Shashi Tharoor for his ‘Maharaja’ remarks & director Sanjay Leela Bhansali and actress Deepika Padukone.
Karni Sena President Lokendra Singh Kalvi on calls for a shutdown on 1st December.