Naidu censors Varma

By Uma Sudhir

Filmmaker Ramgopal Varma has been forced to censor his latest release under pressure from the Telugu Desam. Violent protests by supporters who believe TDP founder N T Rama Rao has been misrepresented in the film, led to the cut.

TDP leaders say NTR has been portrayed in bad taste in the film. Varma gives a lame reply, saying there is no NTR in the film and the character’s name is Shivaji Rao.


(video of the story aired on NDTV)

About t s sudhir & uma sudhir

Uma Sudhir and T S Sudhir are senior journalists, based in Hyderabad. Both work for NDTV. Uma is a Tamilian, who was educated in
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