Activist seeks stay on release of Bajirao Mastani

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A social activist has approached the Bombay High Court seeking stay on the release of the movie Bajirao Mastani until two of its songs — ‘Pinga’ and ‘Malhari’ — are not censored as these allegedly distort facts and history. Hemant Patil, president of a city-based NGO ‘Bharat Against Corruption’, petitioned the HC after a court… Read more »

Court dismisses suit for ban on ‘Bajirao Mastani’

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A Pune court today dismissed a suit seeking a ban on Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s upcoming film “Bajirao Mastani” for allegedly distorting history relating to late king Shrimant Bajirao Peshwe and his family members. The court opined that the plaintiff could approach the Central Board of Film Certification, commonly known as Censor Board, with his grievances… Read more »