Sikhs from Sri Hazur Sahib Nanded have submitted a memorandum to the local collector and SP over the new film Santa Banta which looks to completely destroy the Sikh image.
The Sikhs met with the collector and police to express their disappointment over the film and the negative reaction of the Sikh community. The Sikhs is alleging that the film targets the entire community and makes them appear as clowns and jokers. The Sikhs want to further prevent false stereotypes from going into the mainstream.
The film mocks the Sikh religion and disrespects the image of a Sikh.
The Sikhs stated that if the film releases than the government would be responsible for any damages resulting from anger after the release of the film.