Mob vandalizes Jammu theatre

A group of unruly men protesting against "Padmaavat" movie on Wednesday vandalized a cinema theatre here and even tried to set it on fire, police said.

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's controversial movie is likely to be screened on Thursday at the theatre on Canal Road.

The protesters broke furniture and other fixtures and lit the fire before theatre staff and onlookers doused the flames. Police chased away the mob.



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