‘Masoom Sawaal’ Poster Controversy: Actress Ekavali Khanna Reacts To The Backlash (Pic Credit: Instagram, Poster)

The poster of ‘Masoom Sawaal’ that includes an image of a Hindu god on a sanitary serviette has created stir on social media. The movie’s director and actress have reacted and stated that the makers didn’t have any intentions to harm anybody.

Actress Ekavali Khanna, who performs a lawyer within the movie, says on the matter: “Firstly, I’m not aware about any backlash that the poster received. But if that is the case then I can just say that the makers didn’t have any intention to hurt anyone’s sentiments.”

“The sole purpose of it was to break the taboo and change the narrative. In this generation, there is no room for superstitions and ill practices that are forcefully imposed on women unnecessarily.”

With an image of a Hindu god on a sanitary serviette has clearly created a tizzy on social media over “hurting religious sentiments”.

The movie’s director Santosh Upadhyay stated that typically “our perspective of viewing things is wrong, which leads to misconception.”

“The entire film is based on menstruation hence, it is mandatory to show the pad. That’s why there is a pad on the poster and not Krishna Ji on the pad. Due to which, we are also receiving less support to promote this film.”

Talking about how the movie will pave the way in which to create consciousness, she says: “On my part, I’m essaying a lawyer who helps the child facilitate her moto to fight against the rules of the society that are imposed on her and her conflict with her family who doesn’t understand her sentiments.”

“The story is totally about the journey of the child and as a lawyer I played supportive to it.”

‘Masoom Sawaal’, which is claimed to be about menstruation and the disgrace related to it, stars actors Nitanshi Goyal, Ekavali Khanna, Shishir Sharma, Madhu Sachdeva, Rohit Tiwari, Brinda Trivedi, Ramji Bali, Shashie Vermaa and different.

Directed by Santosh Upadhyay, written by Kamlesh Ok Mishra and produced by Ranjana Upadhyay of Nakshatra 27 Productions, the film shall be launched in theatres on August 5.

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