Controversial film ‘Padmavati’ set to release on January 25

Vastavam web: After facing several roadblocks, Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s controversial film “Padmavati”, retitled “Padmavat”, seems set for a January 25 release, sources in Viacom18 Motion Pictures said on Monday.The film, mired in controversy over its plot line, has been given the go-ahead by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), which has asked the makers to change the title and suggested some other modifications.

Though Viacom 18 Motion Pictures and Sanjay Leela Bhansali have not released an official statement yet, sources in the production house confirmed that the film will release on January 25, a day before Republic Day.Trade anaylist Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to announce the release date.