Protests against director Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s period drama ‘Padmavati’ turned violent. Protestors vandalise mall in Kota for screening ‘Padmavati’ trailer.
Karni Sena members went on a rampage and pelted stones at the theatre at Akash mall in Kota. They vandalised booking counters, glass windows and gates, and office furniture of the theatre. The group said that Bhansali “distorts” historical facts in his film.
Home Minister of rajasthan Gulab Chand Kataria said that the police have arrested eight people in connection with the incident.