Student Of The Year: Radha runs into trouble!

By Hindustan Times

Karan Johar’s latest film, Student Of The Year (SOTY), has hit rough weather. Radha, the song from the movie starring newbies Varun Dhawan, Sidharth Malhotra and Alia Bhatt, has caught the ire of Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS), a right wing organisation. Members of the samiti held demonstrations in Goa’s capital Panaji on Sunday, demanding that the hindustan times, Censor Board ban the movie for derogatory references to Radha, the mythological character, who was Lord Krishna’s lover and childhood friend. The organisation claimed that calling Radha sexy as the song’s lyrics do, is an insult to the sentiments of Hindus.

Recently, a voluntary organisation in Indore too had moved a petition before a local court seeking action against Johar and singer Shreya Ghoshal, among others, for using objectionable words ag