Parliamentary panel calls Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Prasoon Joshi to appear before it over Padmavati Row
Parliamentary Standing Committee on Information Technology has asked the Chairman of Central Board of Film Certification Prasoon Joshi and Director of Padmavati movie Sanjay Leela Bhansali to appear before it today and present their views on the controversy surrounding the movie.
The 30-member committee which has actors and Parliamentarians Paresh Rawal, Hema Malini and Raj Babbar as members will examine the issues relating to the movie.
Officials of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting and the Central Board of Film Certification will brief the Lok Sabha Committee on Petitions today on the film Padmavati. Two BJP MPs from Rajasthan had filed a plea before the panel regarding alleged objectionable content in the movie.