The music of Madhur Bhandarkar's much-awaited film Heroine was
launched amidst chaos at the Siddhivinayak Temple in Central Mumbai
on Thursday. At the launch, Kareena Kapoor got mobbed by the crowd,
which created many security problems.
Reflecting a lack of coordination between temple authorities and
police, the event turned out to be very chaotic as fans and media
persons, who had gathered in large numbers, jostled for space at
the heavily-guarded shrine which is crowded on any given day. Due
to the disorder, the organisers could not hold the customary
interaction with the media at the venue.
Bhandarkar, known for his presentation of contemporary subjects
on celluloid, is a frequent visitor to the temple, where he had
launched the music of his 2008 film Fashion. Dressed in a
yellow salwar kameez, Kapoor thanked everyone who had come for the
event. Kapoor plays the character of actor Mahi Arora in her latest
movie, which revolves around the ups and downs in the life of a
The film, directed and co-produced by Bhandarkar, is slated for
release on September 21, which also happens to be Kapoor's
birthday. Heroine also stars Arjun Rampal, Randeep Hooda,
Shahana Goswami and Divya Dutta, among others.