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Hindu outfit warns of stir against Bajirao Mastani


Accusing director Sanjay Leela Bhansali of distorting the history of Peshwas in the teaser and song Pinga from the yet-to-be released Bajirao Mastani, the Hindu Janajagruti Samiti, a rightwing outfit, on Sunday threatened to launch a nationwide stir against the movie.

Pointing out that in the song, Kashibai, wife of Bajirao, and Mastani are shown as dancing together, Ramesh Shinde, a national spokesperson of the Samiti, said that during the time of Peshwas, women from respected families did not dance with “such body language.”

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