Where on Monday Maharana Mehendra Singh Mewar reacted on writer and lyricist Javed Akhtar’,s statement on Tuesday the activists of Shiv Sena burnt effigy of film maker Sanjay Leela Bhansali to display anger against his film Padmawati.
Tens of Shiv Sainiks toghter carried out a vehicle rally from various circles of the city with saffton flags in their hands and later staged a protest outside Udaipur Collectorate.
The Shiv Sainiks by extending their support to the state wide protest against the film burnt an effigy of Bhansali and also handedover a memorandum to administrative officers demanding a ban on the film.
In the memorandum the protesting Shiv Sainiks stated that the entire Hindu Community is miffied over the contents of the film and every body’s sentiments got hurt as the film maker attempted yo defame the Queen Padmawati who is also known as Sati Maa as she have commited self immolated along with 16000 other women.
By stating Allaudin Khilji a Predator the protestors in their memoramdum highlighted that to protect her dignity from such a man the queen of Mewar took such a major step how anyone can defame her.
Talking to DU Divisional In Charge of Shiv Sena Udaipur chapter Samar Singh Bundela said” We demand complete ban on the release of the film across the country, as it does not have relevance with reality, our queen never performed dances infront of others which wrongly depicted in the film, if the film will not be banned than that would have dire consequences and Government would be responsible for that.