Bhimashankar Patil, the President of Karnataka Navnirman Sene,
filed a petition to ban Silk Sakkath Hot from screening.
The case came before the court on Wednesday (August 7) and it
passed the order for a temporary ban on the Kannada movie.
According to the petitioner, Silk Sakkath Hot projects
women in a bad taste, and there are vulgar scenes in the movie in
the name of sensuous sequences. The film sends a bad message to the
society and allowing such films for screening will harm the
He also claimed that the posters of the film are as bad as the
movie, and it should be removed with immediate effect. Responding
to his plea, the court gave a temporary ban on the movie till
August 10. It has served notices to producer Venkatappa, director
Trishul and actors Akshay and Veena Malik.
The court has asked the makers of the film to appear before the court on August 8 for further hearing. It has to be noted that Silk Sakkath Hot has been cleared by Regional Censor Board with 'A' certificate.
Industry Men Surprised
Industry insiders are surprised by the decision as it will
affect the film badly. A trader questioned on the condition of
anonymity, "How could the court halt the screening of Silk
Sakkath Hot when Regional Censor Board has cleared the
Veena's Silk On The Footsteps of Vishwaroopam
It can be remembered here that a similar kind of situation was
faced by Tamil movie Vishwaroopam earlier this
On the other end, the court's decision has come as a shocker to
the audience. The film has been getting a massive response from
audience from the day it was released on August 2.
Too Hot To Handle!
Silk Sakkath Hot has a lot of intimate scenes between
Veena Malik and Akshay. The Pakistani girl has done never-before
scenes in the Kannada movie.
Veena Malik has lip-locked Akshay twice in Silk Sakkath
Hot. The petitioner has pointed it and raised objection over
the kissing scenes.
Veena's Bikinis Poses Irk...
Veena Malik has also sported sexy bikinis in Silk Sakkath
Hot. There is also a song where the actress will be seen in
only bikinis, which has also not gone well with the President of
Karnataka Navnirman Sene.
From the day it was released, various organisations including
Hindu group Sri Rama Sene had protested against Silk Sakkath
Screening Never Halted
They held dharna in Mangalore, Bangalore, Belgaum and few other
regions. But screening was not halted as fans did not want to leave
Silk Doing Good
Silk Sakkath Hot has done good business in the first
weekend. Most of the single screens ran into packed houses in the
Silk Sakkath Hot
Silk Sakkath Hot is directed by Trishul and produced by
Venkatappa. Jassie Gift has composed music and Jai Anand is the