Responding to the allegations, the filmmaker has called it ‘fake news’. He took to Twitter and shared a screenshot of an earlier news report that mentions the film getting an ‘A’ certificate by CBFC with seven cuts. “Please stop spreading fake news, like always. Take a little break. At least to respect the dead.” [sic] he wrote.
Please stop spreading fake news, like always. Take a little break. At least to respect the dead.… https://t.co/RgJ0UV7zgf
— Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri (@vivekagnihotri) 1647743631000
Before the release of his film, Vivek Agnihotri had deactivated his Twitter account and claimed that he had been receiving death threats. On February 19, he had put out a message on his Instagram account saying that he had deactivated his Twitter handle. Explaining the reason behind it, he claimed in an open letter that he was receiving death threats that were “mentally challenging”.
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