The controversy over the poster of the documentary ‘Kaali’ does not seem to be subsiding. A case has been registered against its director Leena Manimekalai and two other associates for inciting and hurting religious sentiments. Meanwhile, Bhojpuri superstar and BJP MP Ravi Kishan has got angry on this poster. He has expressed his displeasure through tweet. In this tweet, the MP has called it disgusting thinking.
Ravi Kishan furious over the poster
Leena is facing constant criticism on this poster of the film ‘Kaali’. People across the country have raised strong objections to this poster. In this sequence, Ravi Kishan has lashed out at the makers of the film. Expressing his anger, Ravi Kishan wrote, ‘This film is not abomination, how long will these people with leftist thinking show our deities in wrong form. This film and its posters should be banned forever, I will raise this voice in the House also.
Religious organizations are demanding action
documentary Many religious organizations of the country have been continuously opposing Leena since the poster of. In the midst of this controversy, FIRs have been registered against him in many states. Cases have been registered against the filmmaker in the national capital Delhi, Maharashtra and UP.
Controversies have an old relationship
Leena has a long association with controversies. There was also a lot of controversy during his first feature film Sengdal in the year 2011. The film, based on the fishermen of Dhanushkodi, had grown so much that the film remained in legal trouble for a long time. Not only this, the censor board also refused to give the certificate to this film. According to the CBFC, several derogatory and political remarks were made at Sengdal on the Indian and Sri Lankan government. Apart from this, Leena was also in controversies regarding her film White Van Stories.