Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has said that efforts to degrade and move the Bollywood film industry should not be ignored. Bollywood actor Sushant Rajput has hit out at the media for targeting Bollywood in the case. He was speaking at a meeting with cinema halls and multiplex owners on Friday. Mumbai is not only the financial capital of the country but also a focal point for entertainment. The whole world is enjoying Bollywood, but the consequences of damaging its reputation for a few days are dismal.
He was speaking at a meeting with cinema halls and multiplex owners on Friday said, that the Uttar Pradesh government was recently planning to build a new Film City in the state to attract filmmakers. He said the state culture department has formulated procedures to reopen cinema halls and multiplexes in accordance with corona regulations. He said the entertainment industry was boosting the state economy and the government was ready to restart it. Mumbai is not only the financial capital of the country but also a focal point for entertainment. The whole world is enjoying Bollywood, But the developments that have been going on for a few days to damage its reputation are very sad.
Culture Minister Amit Deshmukh said audiences could be allowed only after the cinema halls were cleaned and sanitized and only 50 percent of the audience would be allowed into the theater to maintain physical distance.