Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s upcoming film, Manjhi – The Mountain Man has been leaked online. the web preview quality movie is already available in two qualities on piracy websites with the option of a 700 MB or a 1.80 GB version. It will inevitably a loss which cannot be accounted for as the film has been leaked online for nearly a day now.
The film which is yet to be released in theatres stars Radhika Apte and is scheduled to be released in theatres on August 21, 2015. The film is at the censor board for a review but the copy is already available online and is being downloaded and shared thousands of times.
Ketan Mehta’s directed film features the story of a man who lost his wife due to medical attendants reaching too late. The man takes on a mountain and over of period of 22 years, he breaks the mountain down so that a road can connect his village to the nearest hospital in a fraction of the time. The story went viral on social media when it had first been reported and the film honouring the achievements of a man who took on a mountain and won has become the victim to piracy.