UTV Motion Pictures has denied the reports, which claimed that it
has acquired Salman Khan starrer Dabangg 2 rights. In his
press release, the production house has clarified that it has not
acquired the movie and the reports are baseless.
There were reports that UTV has bought the movie for Rs 140
crores. "There have been irresponsible reports in certain sections
of the media that UTV has bought the rights for Dabangg 2
for Rs 140 crore, despite us clearly denying this. We would like to
clarify that UTV has not purchased the rights of the movie in
“We have been very open about announcing our new projects and
communicated them to the media and will continue to do so. We hope
this puts all speculations to rest," the statement said.
Dabangg 2 is an action film produced and directed by
Arbaaz Khan. The movie features Salman Khan, Sonakshi Sinha, and
Prakash Raj in the leads. The sequel will go on floors in March and
the film will be a 2012 Christmas release.