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Don't screen 'The Accidental Prime Minister': SAD

IANS  |  New Delhi 

The Delhi Youth Wing of the on Friday wrote to cinema halls urging them not to show "The Accidental Prime Minister" as the film will defame both Singh and the country across the globe.

In a letter to cinema halls, Ramandeep Singh, of Delhi, Youth Wing, said that such films are a "serious attack on the minorities by the anti-minority forces such as RSS."

"The film deliberately demeaned the image of Singh, the first Sikh of India, who is a world-renowned The film will not only defame Singh but the country as well across the globe. The film shows the most critical and important decisions taken by Singh, in the capacity as the on the issues like nuclear deal and Kashmir, were unconstitutional. This will send a very bad picture in the international realm."

He also said that Singh is shown as a in the film.

"However, everyone knew that all the parties including the BJP and had supported him on the Civil Nuclear Liability Bill. Such a is intentionally shown a in this film."

The film, released on Friday, was based on a book with the same title written by Sanjaya Baru, former Prime Minister Singh's Baru's book was published in April 2014.



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First Published: Fri, January 11 2019. 17:50 IST