Lucknow: After the controversy surrounding ‘Udta Punjab’, now it is Jimmy Shergill starrer ‘Shorgul’ that has got into the center of a controversy. The movie is based on the Muzaffarnagar riots of three years back and is said to be a political drama.
The Khamman Peer Baba Committee has issued a fatwa against Jimmy Shergill and the producer of the movie. The film has been banned in Muzaffarnagar, Kanpur, Ghaziabad, and Lucknow. The movie is set for release on Friday.
The producers of the movie said that it had been banned by the district authorities in these locations because the movie dealt with a sensitive matter and the authorities wanted to check communal tensions.
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