The city of Rajkot (Gujarat) witnessed a horrific situation on Sunday (October 20, 2013) after the members of Kshatriya community ransacked a mall, as a protest against Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Ram Leela. Reportedly, the community demanded the posters of the film be removed.
As per the reports by a leading daily, the Kshatriya community alleged that the film Ram Leela portrays the Rajputs in a bad light. Hence, they took out a protest rally in the city, burning the effigies of Bhansali at Jilla Panchayat chowk and then heading towards Kalavad Road.
Reportedly, after reaching the mall, they saw the film posters and demanded that they be removed immediately. Following this, the protestors turned violent and ransacked the furniture, garden and broke glasses at the mall. Reportedly, the community members demanded an appology from Sanjay Leela Bhansali and also expects him to make certain changes in the film.