- Rajasthan alone has 300 screens, which are at stake
- A Rajput outfit has alleged that the film distorts historical facts
- Padmavati is scheduled for December 1 release
According to Rajput Karni Sena activists Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film "defames Padmavati by distorting historical facts." Vishavbandhu Rathore, Pradesh Mahasachiv, Sri Rajput Karni Sena, told IANS: "We are demanding that Mr Bhansali's team should screen the movie for historians and intellectuals before releasing it as was promised by them a few months back. We are apprehensive that historical facts have been distorted in the movie."
The Karni Sena, along with other organisations, had called for a Chittorgarh bandh on November 3 and they also plan to organise a rally in Gujarat on November 12 against the film's release, scheduled for December 1.
(With IANS inputs)
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