Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali is in the news for his upcoming movie ‘Padmavati’. He has run into a controversy after he was manhandled by jilted members of the Rajput community.
Bhansali’s film is based on Rajput queen Rani Padmini. The film revolves around the siege of the Chittor fort in Rajputana by Alauddin Khilji, the ruler of the Delhi Sultanate. The film has irked the members of the Rajput community because it has wrong portrayal of the characters and it presents distorted facts.