Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s next film, Shikara was expected to be a blockbuster after Parinda. This movie was the talk-of-the-town since it was first attempt that highlights the genocide of Kashmiri Hindus by Islamic terrorists. However, the Hindu-Muslim topic has led to a fresh controversy now.
The movie that hit the theatres on the 7th of February is being critically condemned by the Hindus who believe that it does not do justice to the cause.
Defense Journalist and famous researcher, Divya Razdan speaks against the film and says,
Basically, Divya Razdan stands against the director for his safe stance in the film and watering down Islamic terror. The video of Divya Razdan where she was interviewed by a journalist went viral on social media. Millions of people who agreed with her felt the urge to join the controversy and fight against the injustice that the film is availing.
The vintage and traditional theme of the film that so closely deals with the sensitive matter of Kashmiri Hindus and Muslims were actually bound to capture the controversial attention. Let’s hope it does well anyway!