Shiv Sena Chhattisgarh unit threatens theatre owners not to release Raees


Raees is one of the most-awaited films of 2017. This Shah Rukh Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer was slated to release a long time back but after a lot of delay, the makers of the film decided to finally release the film on the 25th of January, 2017. After facing a major clash with Hrithik Roshan’s Kaabil, makers of both the films have made peace with the set date. (Also Read: Raees Trailer Creates History Within 3.5 Hours Of Its Release)

But Raees lands in another trouble now, Mahira Khan who plays the female lead of Raees is a Pakistani artist and who can forget the Ae Dil Hai Mushkil fiasco that happened right after the Uri attacks when MNS decided to ban Pakistani artists and ADHM as it starred Fawad Khan? Well, it has happened again, Shiv Sena Chhattisgarh unit has sent a letter to all the theatre owners to make sure that Raees is not screened in any cinema near you. Here it is-

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We hope that the matter gets resolved as soon as possible because we’re sure that the audience is really looking forward to watching Raees this month. (Also Read: How Shah Rukh Khan’s Dialogues In Raees Can Amp Up Your Dimaag And Daring)