The Accidental Prime Minister: Congress workers attack Kolkata theatre, disrupt screening

The Accidental Prime Minister: Congress workers attack Kolkata theatre, disrupt screening

A spokesperson of Ashoka Cinema, the other single screen where the film was stopped, said, "We have chose to suspend the matinee show of "The Accidental Prime Minister" from today in view of the agitations by some group". They damaged the movie screen, leading to the show's cancellation. "I did not get the meaning of this", Mamata Banerjee, who started politics as a youth leader of the Congress said at Barasat, where she was inaugurating a festival of "Jatra" or rural theatre.

Anupam Kher, who plays Dr Manmohan Singh in The Accidental Prime Minister, has called it his career-best performance. "We have stopped the screening here". We will not allow the film to be screened anywhere, " Congress leader Rakesh Singh told IANS.

According to the viewers at the Hind Cinema near central Kolkata's Chandni Chowk area, the show was cancelled after screening for just 10 minutes on its opening day. Reportedly, it was "incorrect representations" of facts that led them to protest.

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She has also been seen out and about over the past couple of weeks, which would be unlikely if she were pregnant. Catherine is thought to have celebrated her birthday with a low-key event at Kensington Palace on Wednesday.

Another group of Congress supporters allegedly tried to stop screening at South Kolkata's Indira Cinema Hall but failed after the theatre authority immediately informed the police.

"Look, I am a separate party from the Congress".

"We do not support any acts of vandalism". Vijay Ratnakar Gutte's movie has also been receiving backlash for allegedly attacking Congress, ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. With this, three big Tollywood releases, namely, Rajinikanth's Petta, Ajith's Viswasam and Ram Charan's Vinaya Vidheya Rama have also released this weekend but they are not likely to have any significant impact on the biz. of the film.

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