Salman Khan starrer ‘Dabangg’ which was scheduled to take place in Kathmandu, Nepal on March 10.
Now, the film has been called off citing threat from a section led by Netra Bikram Chand ‘Biplav’.
The organisers Sohail Khan Entertainments and JA Events and the partner organiser from Nepal, ODC Entertainment on January 19 had jointly organised a press conference in Kathmandu to confirm Khan’s arrival.
However, Netra Bikram Chand ‘Biplav’ of the CPN-Maoist, a splinter of CPN last week had demanded cancellation of the show and called all the nationalist forces to unite and oppose against the even saying it amounts to ‘expansion of cultural intervention on Nepali soil.
The tour, which kicked off last year, has already entertained several cities around the world, including Melbourne, Sydney, Auckland, London and Birmingham.
The organisers in Kathmandu said, “The show is just postponed for further dates and going to reschedule it very soon.”
In the tour of Nepal, also stars such as Sonakshi Sinha, Kriti Sanon, Prabhudheva, Daisy Shah, Meet Bros and Maniesh Paul were scheduled to join Salman at Tundikhel, Kathmandu.–CINEWS