Prakash Raj today condemned the attack on filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali by terming the attackers as “cowards”.

On-screen character Prakash Raj today censured the assault on producer Sanjay Leela Bhansali by naming the aggressors as “weaklings”. “I censure the assault on Sanjay Leela Bhansali. They (the assailants) are quitters. This is not satisfactory in the cultivated society,” Raj said in an intelligent session at Hyderabad Literary Festival being held here.

When gotten some information about the affirmed bending of actualities in the film Padmavati being made by Bhansali, for the claimed assault, the on-screen character said. “How would they know? At the point when Sanjay Leela Bhansali had denied that there is no scene like that (as charged by the assailants) regardless you do it ( assault)? That is not the way”.

Bhansali was supposedly attacked yesterday by activists of a Rajput people group amass who additionally halted the shooting of his movie “Padmavati” by vandalizing the set at Jaigarh Fort, affirming that the director was “misshaping facts”.Meanwhile, Sanjay Leela Bhansali and his team have drop the shooting of “Padmavati” here in the wake of ambush on him and vandalism on the arrangements of the movie by a Rajput gathering that has activated shock in the film business which is requesting stern activity against the guilty parties.

The shooting has been halted by the movie producer at Jaigarh Fort and they have cleared the place,” SHO Amer police headquarters Narendra Kumar said.A source near the creation stated, “The creators have as of now illuminated that there are no scenes amongst Padmavati and Allaudin Khilji’s characters.

Bhansali has shot his films in Rajasthan in the past yet he never confronted any issue. What happened was tragic and the group is pressing up.”