Days after the release of teaser of Sushant Singh Rajput starring “Kedarnath”, Priests and BJP leaders of the hometown demand blanket ban on the movie.
The teerth purohits of Uttarkhand ‘s Chardham have said that the movie hurts the religious sentiments of Hindus as it promotes “Love Jihad”.
The Chairman of the association of Priests based in Kedarnath, Vinod Shukla said that, they will launch an agitation if the movie is not banned as it hurts Hindu religious sentiments by promoting love jihad.
Meanwhile, a BJP leader from Uttarakhand Ajendra Ajay also demanded ban on the movie. He expressed his unhappiness on social media. He said that protests against the film have already begun in Rudraprayag and Kotdwar.
He further added that, the film includes kissing and romantic scenes and that is disrespectable to watch such scenes shot in a holy place worshipped by crores of people.
It is debut project of Saif Ali Khan’s daughter Sara Ali Khan. The movie directed by Abhishek Kapoor was scheduled to release on June 2018 but, was postponed to December 7 2018. The official teaser came out on 30th October 2018.