celebrities have been expressing their concern over the Citizenship Amendment Act 2019 and citizens across the country have been protesting against it. And the ongoing
protests are having an adverse effect on Bollywood. From promotions being cancelled to box office collection being affected – here’s how the Citizenship Amendment Act 2019 is impacting Bollywood.
Salman Khan’s ‘Dabangg 3’ opening collection affected
Salman Khan’s cop drama ‘Dabangg 3’ is scheduled to hit the screens tomorrow, but the film’s collection could be affected due to the CAA unrest. According to a report on Boxofficeindia.com, with the Citizenship Amendment Act 2019 protests taking place across the country, the law and order situation may cut the footfalls coming to theatres this weekend. This would result in a low box office collection for ‘Dabangg 3’ in its first weekend.
‘Dabangg 3’ press show cancelled
And there’s more for ‘Dabangg 3’! The film’s press shows, which were to be hosted today, have been cancelled due to the CAA protest being held in Mumbai. The press screening of ‘Dabangg 3’ has been shifted to Friday morning, the same day when the film will hit the screens.
Deepika Padukone and team ‘Chhapaak’ cancel Delhi promotions
Deepika Padukone was scheduled to promote ‘Chhapaak’ in Delhi this week however the plans have been cancelled. According to a report, Deepika and
cancelled their promotional event stating that it would be insensitive on their part to promote the film at a time when the city is going through an emotional upheaval.