Once again, Karni Sena is news! After imposing protest against Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmaavat starring Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, and Shahid Kapoor. Which was utterly an ado without anything. They countered then in 2017 for the historical facts now for the very same reason they have targeted Akshay Kumar and Manushi Chillar starrer upcoming historic film Prithviraj. This movie has been a dream project for both of the leading actors. Manushi Chillar will be playing Sanyogita in the film.
The members of the organization, led by their national president Mahi pal Singh Makrana, forged a protest and disrupted the films shooting in Jamwaramgarh village of Jaipur on Saturday. They halted the shoot and asked the director Chandra Prakash Dwivedi to give them the script for reading.
When the director assured them that there will be no tampering with the historical facts in the script and they will be presented as they are, the members of the Karni Sena demanded a written assurance about the same. Moreover, Akshay Kumar was not shooting when the members of Karni Sena forged this protest on Saturday.
According to the reports, Makrana told PTI, “We held a discussion with the director, Chandra Prakash, regarding the film’s script today. We made this sure that there should be no tampering with the historical facts as it will not be tolerated.”
“Karni Sena disruts shotting for the reason of depicting Prithviraj Chouhan a romantic character in the movie. Although the director has assured Karni Sena that there is no such thing in the movie. However, they want a written assurance for the same,” he added.
Akshay Kumar had announced about Prithviraj last year on his birthday and called it one of his big projects. He also stated that it is one of the biggest and ambitious films of his career. The superstar will be essaying the role of Rajput ruler Prithviraj Chauhan in the movie.
Also, Prithviraj marks the Bollywood grand debut of Miss World 2017 Manushi Chillar, who will be essaying the role of the princess Sanyogita, in her latest statement, Manushi said that it is an honor for her to work in Prithviraj. “Manushi feels honored to be working in an epic movie. And I’m giving my everything and working really hard to try and would be glad to get a lot of love and appreciation from the audience as the film releases. Manushi wants to contribute towards the portrayal of Indian women who are beautiful, independent, strong, forward-thinking, vocal, and upright human beings.” She added.
She also added that Sanyogita is a dream role for her. She is doing her best to do justice to the responsibility that has been entrusted on her.
The period drama will be produced by Yash Raj films and is slated to hit the big screens on Diwali 2020. But according to the reports, Akshay Kumar has decided to cancel the Rajasthan schedule of the shooting. The cast and the crew are said to have flown back to Mumbai, where they will be resuming the shoot.