Ae Dil Hai Mushkil which featured Pakistani actor Fawad Khan, is released today. The protests have erupted against the release in many parts of the country.
Political parties like VHP and Bajrang Dal has staged demonstrations against Ae Dil Hai Mushkil outside theatres. The protests are taking place in Bihar, Maharashtra and Central India. People burnt the posters of Ae Dil Hai Mushkil and Karan Johar.
So far it has not affected Ae Dil Hai Mushkil at the ticket windows. Heavy security has been deployed outside multiplexes in metro cities. The film is comfortably leading over Shivaay as far the occupancy is concerned.
Back in December when Dilwale release, it faced wide protests as the theatres were burnt. It also affected the box office collections of the film.