Forward of its launch, Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi has acquired U/A certification from the Central Board of Movie Certification (CBFC). The Kangana Ranaut-starrer had earlier invited extreme protests from political outfits who had claimed to be a part of Karni Sena. Nonetheless, with the brand new certification, it looks as if the protests weren’t paid heed to.
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The opposite issue, worthy of noting, is the truth that the current CBFC chairman, Prasoon Joshi is carefully related to Manikarnika; The Queen of Jhansi, having penned lyrics and dialogues of the movie.
Earlier, the movie had incited political factions which claimed that the interval drama had allusions to a obvious relationship between Rani Lakshmibai and a British officer. The depiction of the queen dancing to a particular quantity was additionally one of many causes folks protested. They claimed that an individual from royalty wouldn’t contain themselves in actions like a public dance and therefore, the portrayal was “in opposition to custom.”
Nonetheless, nationwide spokesperson of Karni Sena and ex-major Dr Himanshu stated the outfit’s title was being wrongly used to realize traction. He clarified that the physique had no objection with the movie.
A U/A certification entails that the movie could also be considered by audiences freely, with parental steerage for kids beneath 12 years of age.
Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi is slated to launch on 25 January.
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