Padmavati row has hit the rock bottom now! With so much of threatening and protests going on, the makers had to give in and postpone the release date of the magnum opus. While everyone was chipping in their opinion about the entire controversy all this time, the lead star Ranveer Singh who plays Alauddin Khilji in the film kept mum. However, during the launch of a popular brand, he finally spoke about the entire controversy. Ranveer Singh says that he 200 percent supports Sanjay Leela Bhansali and his vision for the film.Also Read - Ranveer Singh Fans React to Pearl Necklace He Wore With Gucci Outfit: Bhai Motiyoo Ki Mala Chahiye
Ranveer was quoted saying, “I am 200% with the film and I stand by it as well as Sanjay Leela Bhansali. Given that it is very sensitive time right now, I have been specifically asked not to say anything. Whatever official communication with regards to the film needs to be made, you will receive it from the producers.” Also Read - Karan Johar's Dream Project Takht Shelved Due To 'Controversial Mughal History'?
Ranveer Singh was quite in a content and happy mood in the entire event. When he was further questioned about the details of the film, he said, “Thank you very much for coming out today and before some ruckus happens here, I need to get out of here.” Now, that was one peaceful way to handle the questions! (ALSO READ: Police Protection To Deepika Padukone, Family After Karnataka Ministers Write To Siddaramaiah) Also Read - Ranveer Singh Buys Swanky Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 Worth Rs 2.43 Crore After Lamborghini Urus, Aston Martin Sports Car
The film has been lately in the controversy as various communities like Shri Rajput Karni Sena have alleged that the film tampers the historical facts of Rani Padmini’s era. The film was earlier slated to release on December 1, however the revised release date is not yet known.
inputs from IANS