By Hindustan Times
The shooting of Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha's Rowdy Rathore in Karnataka's temple town of Hampi was disrupted after activists said the minimum number of local dancers had not been used.
The unit members of Rowdy Rathore, directed by Prabhu Deva, had to beat a hasty retreat after a few hours of shooting on Monday afternoon following objections by local activists.
A song sequence, featuring Akshay and Sonakshi, along with many dancers, was being shot in Hampi, about 400 km from here, where the mercury has shot up to over 40 degrees.
Despite the gruelling heat, shooting was in brisk progress when some local activists pointed out that the movie's production house, Sanjay Leela Bhansali Films, had not used a minimum of 30% of local dancers for shooting the song.
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