A pro-Kannada organisation took out a march in Bengaluru on Thursday in protest against Bollywood actress Sunny Leone's scheduled visit to the city on December 31 for a New Year's Eve show, saying it would be an "assault" on the city's culture
The Karnataka Rakshana Vedike (KRV) also staged a demonstration and burnt the pictures of Leone, demanding the cancellation of her programmeAn advertising firm has organised the programme, which is scheduled to be held in a big hotel in the city, Harish, a KRV office-bearer, saidThe tickets for the programme were being sold only from some infotech and biotech companies, he claimedThe programme would be an "assault on the city's culture", Harish said, adding, "This is not the way to usher in the new year.
Sunny Leone's last release Tera Intezaar co-starring Arbaaz Khan tanked at box-office. Earlier, Sunny along with her husband Daniel Webber took part in PETA's campaign for animal-free fashion. The actress is also enjoying motherhood with her baby girl Nisha.
(With PTI inputs)
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