Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) activists have forcefully stopped
the screening of Telugu films in disputed Telangana region. The
move comes after the Censor Board refused to clear the
controversial movie Jai Bolo Telangana.
The protesters disrupted the screenings of the movies like
Wanted, Parama Veera Chakra, Golconda High School, which
are all made by Seema-Andhra filmmakers. They also burnt the effigy
of the Board members and posters of the newly released movies.
Telangana Film Chamber and Kakatiya University Student Joint Action
Committee have also lend their full support for the TRS.
On Tuesday, The Censor Board denied to clear the movie and told
the makers of the film to cut objectionable scenes fearing that it
could create law and order problems in Andhra Pradesh. Later, it
was revealed that the movie will be re-censored by the CBFC
However, they are demanding to clear the movie without any cuts.
According to director N Shankar, Jagapathi Babu starrer movie is
based on Telangana agitation and it does not contain any