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Now Malaysia bans controversial Padmaavat for negatively portraying Muslim ruler

Now Malaysia bans controversial Padmaavat for negatively portraying Muslim ruler

After a resolving the bedlam in India, the Deepika-Ranveer-Shahid starrer Padmaavat is facing the release dilemma abroad. Based on a 16th century poem by Malik Muhammad Jayasi that glorifies legendary Rajput queen Rani Padmini, the Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial, has been banned in Malaysia for allegedly portraying Islam in a bad light. Malaysia’s national censorship board took the decision "because the plot of the movie gave a bad image of Islam through the role played by a (Muslim) sultan”, reports The Jakarta Post.