History forged: India’s Bollywood new stunt 'Paniput' sparks outrage in Afghanistan

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History forged: India’s Bollywood new stunt 'Paniput' sparks outrage in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD - India’s Bollywood new stunt 'Paniput' sparks outrage in Afghanistan Pashtuns over forging history.

After the trailer of Bollywood movie ‘Panipat‘ released, it sparked anger among the Pashtun’s tribe of Afghanistan.

The Panipat trailer went viral among Afghanistan social media users with many controversial discussions.

Afghans have criticized it, claiming that parts of the history has been forged in favor of specific groups.

The Bollywood cinema have recently produced a movie from a 250 year old historic tale of ‘Panipat‘ war where the Afghan king, Ahmadshah Durrani also called as Ahmadshah Abdali attacks India and kills at least 70,000 Maratha soldiers in his first attempt.

‘Panipat’ is the name of a popular historical conflict between Afghanistan and India in the eighteenth century.

The main characters are Sanjay Dutt, Arjun Kapoor and Kriti Sanson in the lead roles.

The movie has been jointly produced by Sunita Gowariker and Rohit Shelatkar under the direction of Ashutosh Gowariker, Khaama Press has reported.