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Alia Bhatt revealed the intention behind making Udta Punjab

Alia Bhatt, who plays the pivotal role in Udta Punjab, said the intention behind making Udta Punjab.

Alia Bhatt, who plays the pivotal role in Udta Punjab, said the intention behind making Udta Punjab.
In This Image: Alia Bhatt
Alia Bhatt, who plays the pivotal role in Udta Punjab, said the intention behind making Udta Punjab.
 

She said that the intention behind making Udta Punjab is not to condemn those involved in drug problems but to empathise with their struggle to emerge out of it.

She said that the intention behind making Udta Punjab is not to condemn those involved in drug problems but to empathise with their struggle to emerge out of it.
In This Image: Alia Bhatt
The Abhishek Chaubey-directed film is based on the issue of drug related issues in Punjab. There were reports that the censor board was not clearing the film but the makers have clarified that the film is still under process for certification.

Alia said that Udta Punjab is not targeting anyone but introducing audiences to an issue, which is beset not only India but the whole universe.

Alia said that Udta Punjab is not targeting anyone but introducing audiences to an issue, which is beset not only India but the whole universe.
In This Image: Alia Bhatt
"Whosoever watches the film will realise that it is a story, which is important because it is almost like education of what the situation is. We are not attacking anybody in particular. We are showing a perspective. It's a backdrop," Alia told PTI in an interview.

Udta Punjab is scheduled to release on June 17. In which Alia plays a Bihari migrant and it also stars Shahid Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor Khan.

Udta Punjab is scheduled to release on June 17. In which Alia plays a Bihari migrant and it also stars Shahid Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor Khan.
She added, The problem is not only in Punjab. It is in India. We are not targeting India. In fact, this exists in the world. People are battling it and they are dying at a young age. It is very sad to hear these things,"
 

"We are not being preachy and saying that you are wrong if you are a drug addict. In fact, we are empathising with them because it's a battle. Full mention and regard has been given to that," said Alia.

In This Image: Alia Bhatt
"We are not being preachy and saying that you are wrong if you are a drug addict. In fact, we are empathising with them because it's a battle. Full mention and regard has been given to that," said Alia.