Deepika Padukone will not promote ‘Chhapak’ amidst CAA protests in Delhi

The atmosphere of the CAA protests in the capital Delhi has been bad for a few days. Violence is being reported from many areas of the capital and life is disturbed. Now its effect is also visible on Bollywood. Actress Deepika Padukone has canceled the Delhi schedule for the promotion of her upcoming film Chhapak due to the violence in Delhi. It is reported that the actress has refused to promote the film in Delhi.

According to the news, Deepika Padukone was to attend an event in Delhi for film promotion, but she did not participate in that event. Initially, Deepika Padukone was going to come as a speaker, but the program was canceled.

According to an India Today report, before the event, the film’s directors Meghna Gulzar and Deepika Padukone said that they would not participate in the event. According to the statement issued by Deepika and Meghna, we think it would be insensitive to promote our film at a time when countries and cities are going through emotional turmoil and unrest. We pray for peace and harmony and regret the inconvenience caused by our absence, but we hope you will understand. ‘

She further said that protests are being held all over the country regarding the Citizenship Amendment Act, meanwhile the team of Chhapak has refused to promote. Deepika Padukone’s film Chhapak is based on the story of an acid attack victim, which depicts the tragedy that happened to her.

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