Padmaavat is releasing on 25th January 2018 in 3D, Imax 3D, Tamil, and Telugu. The movie starring Ranveer Singh, Shahid Kapoor, Deepika Padukone and Aditi Rao Hydari was earlier titled Padmavati. Sanjay Leela Bhansali is the director of this movie.
The movie Padmaavat was stuck due to controversies as Hindu groups felt that the portrayal of the warrior queen who committed Jauhar/self-immolation instead of bowing down to Alauddin Khilji will not be shown adequate respect in the movie.
Recently, the Rajput women had even threatened self-immolation to stop the movie from releasing but now it seems that the name of
Despite protests, Padmaavat is releasing soon. But will it have a smooth run considering that the issue of the respectable portrayal of the iconic Hindu female character is still raging on and evoking strong passions across India?