Deepika Padukone Padmavati Controversy:
Padmavati has been banned in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat, even before its release. Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati , starring Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh. Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh are at the heart of Deepika Padukone Padmavati controversy. The film revolves around the tale of Rani Padmini of Chittor.
‘Padmavati’ was finally certified with a ‘U/A’ rating by the CBFC. But even this has not satisfied members of the Mewar royal family who are now upset with CBFC recommendations.
Despite several clarifications by the Padmavati team, they’re convinced that there is a romantic dream sequence between Alauddin Khilji and Rani Padmini in the film.
Spearheaded by the Shri Rajput Karni Sena, they’ve been protesting for a ban of the film in every state, and have issued death threats to Bhansali and Deepika Padukone on a regular basis.