"This is a film made on Ramayana, if a documentary was made on Quran, there would have been a crisis on law and order."
Several petitions are registered in the Uttar Pradesh High Court regarding the film 'Adipurush'. During the hearing of the film in the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court, Justice Prakash Singh made oral remarks, the counsel for the producer side, the counsel for the state government and the deputy solicitor general SB Pandey appearing for the central government - all one by one Reprimanded in strong words. Honorable Justice said that this is a film made on Ramayana, if a documentary was made on Quran, there would have been trouble.
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Advocate VK Shahi's statement on behalf of the state government, can't the state government do anything, the honorable judge said that the act of the producers is unforgivable. This is a film made on Ramayana, if a documentary was made on Quran, there would have been a crisis for law and order. Hindus is tolerant. Why the same in every exam? If he is civilized, should he be suppressed? He did not cause harm, it is okay to remain silent.
On behalf of the film producer, the lawyer talked about the protest against Lord Ram's costume, then the judge said whether he had seen the original copy of the constitution, on the very first page of which the pictures of Ram and the characters of Ramayana were made, which were so graceful. are in costume. And, would he like to keep Ram's picture from this movie in the holy shrine of his house.Honorable Justice said that his words were not for anyone, he would have said the same if it was about any religion. He said that the film should be made keeping in mind human emotions. The Censor Board should pay more attention to religious films than the guidelines for other films. The censor needs to make a new guidelines for religious films.
-Translated by Muskan Taneja