Nithiin and Rashmika Mandanna starrer Bheeshma is gearing up for grand release on this Friday. BJP Dharmik Cell convener Tumuluri Sri Krishna Chaitanya, principal secretary Rathakaram Ramu and others demanded a change of title of Bheeshma from the makers. BJP leaders raised objections over the title of ‘Bheeshma’. They alleged that using the name of a great warrior and personality like Bheeshma Pitamah in Mahabharata for the film title , will hurt the sentiments of the Hindus.
BJP Leaders demanded the producers of ‘Bheeshma’ to change the title immediately. They also questioned how the makers can use Bheeshma title for a romantic movie.
The Bharitya Janatha Party Leaders said, “Bheeshma in Mahabharat was a bachelor. Using the name of Bheeshma for a lover boy movie is an insult. This hurts the sentiment of Hindus.”
The also sent strong warning to the makers of Bheeshma that if the makers do not change the film title, they will stall the screening of the film and will also approach the court against the film makers. The makers of Bheeshma are yet to respond.
Nithiin, Rashmika Mandanna and Hebah Patel starrer romantic and comedy movie Bheeshma is helmed by Venky Kudumula and is produced under the banner of Sithara Entertainments whereas co-presented by PDV Prasad.