This might be the first time in the entire film industry – a film maker has had to reveal an important part of their film even before they began shooting. And it has happened because of the bigots who call themselves the guardians of Indian culture. The entire fraternity went ablaze when they saw Sanjay Bhansali heckled as he began shooting for Padmavati by the Karni Sena. Several members of the film industry were woken up from their slumber and have now come in support of Bhansali and the film. The crux of the matter is that rumors were abound that there would be a dream sequence and a romance angle between Rani Padmavati and Alaudin Khilji. However, Bhansali Productions have now sent out an official statement and tweeted that there is no romance or dream sequence between the two.
— BhansaliProductionFC (@bhansaliprod_fc) January 28, 2017
Further, the production company has tweeted that:
— BhansaliProductionFC (@bhansaliprod_fc) January 27, 2017
It is amazing that the ruckus created was not because of something that was known information but simple rumors. Even now, hate mongers are showing pictures from Raamleela, where Deepika Padkuone and Ranveer Singh actually played a couple and saying that the photos are from Padmavati.