Mumbai. The trailer of Akshay Kumar’s upcoming film ‘Laxmmi Bomb’ has been released. After this, the movie has been accused of promoting Love Jihad on social media. Some people are also accusing them of misrepresenting Hindu culture. Similar allegations have been leveled at many movies earlier. Let us know which Bollywood films have such allegations:
1. Aamir Khan starrer ‘PK’
Aamir Khan starrer blockbuster movie ‘PK’ has also been accused of love jihad. In this, such allegations were raised about the names and love affair of Anushka Sharma and Sushant Singh Rajput. At the same time, the movie was also accused of attacking religious sentiments. Let us know that this movie released in December 2014 of Aamir did fierce business in the country and abroad.
2. Salman Khan’s ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ (Salman Khan Movie Bajrangi Bhaijaan)
The controversy over the Salman Khan starrer film ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ came to light with the announcement of its name. The title of the film had become the subject of controversy on social media. However, it has been said consistently from the manufacturers that there is no conflicting reference to it. With this, the speculation of the film’s theme of love jihad was in the news. Because of this, Kabir Khan had clarified that there is nothing like this in the movie. It will be a masala film. Released in July 2015, the movie created an earnings record.
3. Sara and Sushant’s ‘Kedarnath’ (Sara Ali and Sushant Singh Movie Kedarnath)
Sara Ali Khan and Sushant Singh Rajput’s film Kedarnath, released in December 2018, was fiercely debated. Many organizations across the country accused the film of promoting Love Jihad. Case was also registered. The film remained a controversy with the Hindu-Muslim lover-girlfriend and its background being the Kedarnath shrine.
4. Deepika Padukone’s ‘Chhapak’ ( Deepika Padukone Movie Chhapaak)
Deepika Padukone starrer film made headlines due to its tremendous content and controversies. The movie was first debated when Deepika was involved in a demonstration in January 2020 in protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act. Deepika’s stand taken a few days before the movie’s release angered many. After this, the movie was also accused of love jihad. People started campaigns to see or not to watch the film. Campaign to cancel and make tickets available was also seen during this period.
5. Akshay Kumar Movie Laxmmi Bomb of Akshay
Akshay Kumar, who usually looted the popularity of films by staying away from controversies, is not getting his new film ‘Laxmi Bomb’ right now. The movie is accused of promoting love jihad as soon as the trailer is launched. On social media, people are campaigning for Akshay and the film’s Boycott. The reason for the controversy is being told that Akshay’s character is Asif and Laxmi. Akshay’s opposite is Kiara Advani, her character’s name is also being linked to this controversy. ‘Lakshmi Bomb’ will be released on November 9 on OTT.