In the video, the director said, "This movie is embroiled in so many controversies because of some rumour".
As the certification by the Censor Board is yet to be granted qua the film, hence it was premature for the petitioners to seek the relief as prayed. "He needs to be severely punished by being tried for treason for his attempt to distort history so that in future any filmmaker is wary of this kind of projects", Arun Gupta, a member of BJP and CBFC wrote in a letter. The Rajasthan government is also planning to set up a committee to watch the movie. Organisations like the Shri Rajput Karni Sena and Sarv Brahmin Mahasabha are under the impression that the film will show a romantic relationship between the two characters.
The film is scheduled to release on December 1.
What is their stand on the political uproar over the movie's content? "Meanwhile, the candid Vishvendra Singh of the erstwhile royal family of Bharatpur and MLA from Deeg-Kumher constituency said, "We live in a country which allows cultural independence".
The film has been in the eye of storm since January this year over an alleged scene between Rani Padmavati and Allaudin Khilji. There is nothing in the film that should cause any worry.
MLC heckles SRK for delaying his departure from Gateway of India
SRK did not respond to Patil's statement and was met with a thunderous applause when he came out of his yacht to greet fans later. As per sources, Shah Rukh Khan was returning to Gateway of India in his private yacht, after celebrating his birthday in Alibaug.
The Supreme Court bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud said the CBFC has enough guidelines in place already to grant certificates for films.
"Many such films are being made now-a-days".
On Friday, Joshi came out in support of Bhansali, saying the CBFC respected him "as an individual and artist".