Film distributors and theatre owners have agreed to screen the film after the state government assured to provide adequate security cover.
“We had sought security cover from the state government for cinema halls and audiences for the screening of “Padmaavat”.
The officials concerned assured us to provide security cover during the film’s screening.
“Accordingly, “Padmaavat” might be screened on February 8 in Indore and elsewhere in the state,” Central Circuit Cine Association president Jaiprakash Chouksey said.
Theatre owners in Madhya Pradesh had last month decided not to screen filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s period drama starring Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh following large-scale protests and bandhs in several places.
“The cinema owners have sought security cover for…