There is an ugly and deadly turn took place in ‘Padmavati”s controversies. A body of a young man has been found hanging on the famous Nahargarh fort located in Jaipur. It is clear from the notes written on rocks next to it that the death is linked to the protests against Sanjay Leela Bhansali-directed film Padmavati.
The multiple notes near the dead body says “Hum Sirf Putle Nahi Jalate, Latka Dete Hain”. (We just don’t burn effigies, we crucify.) Another message on the rock read ‘Padmavati ka virodh (Opposing Padmavati).
The whole occurrence came to light when some local people saw the hanging body and instantly informed about the same to the police. It wasn’t clear whether it was a case of murder or suicide. The Jaipur Police’s forensics team is at the spot and investigating the case. They said the deceased in named Chetan Kumar Saini, a resident of Jaipur.
— ANI (@ANI) November 24, 2017