On Tuesday in Hyderabad a protest was raised demanding to stop Aamir Khan-starrer “PK” by Vishwa Hindu Parishad and Bajrang Dal activists.
In Dilsukhnagar area, a cinema theatre Megha had to briefly suspend screening of the movie due to the protest.
Police said that 30 protesters raised slogans against Khan and the film’s director Rajkumar Hirani and gathered outside the theatre, tore and set a fire the posters of the movie.
The protesters alleged that certain scenes in the film were “objectionable” as they “hurt” the religious sentiments of Hindus.
They left the theatre after police reached there. As police provided protection so that no untoward incident occur.
Complaints against the movie at two police stations in the city were lodged by BJP workers for hurting religious sentiments of Hindus.
A police officer said they have sought legal opinion in this regard.
Praveen Togadia who is a VHP international working president, who was here to attend a meeting Monday, however declined to say anything when asked to comment on “PK” controversy.