Kangana Ranaut releases statement on Mental Hai Kya title CONTROVERSY through sister Rangoli's account

Kangana Ranaut used her sister Rangoli Chandel's Twitter handle to defend her upcoming film 'Mental Hai Kya'. The film has bothered the feelings of the Indian Psychiatric Society due to its title mainly. 
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Several Bollywood films get into trouble for their titles, content or songs. The same happened with the Kangana Ranaut and Rajkummar Rao starrer 'Mental Hai Kya'. Couple of months ahead of its release, the film has found itself in a problem as people have problem with the name of the movie. The Indian Psychiatric Society has slammed the makers for choosing a title that discriminates against the people who face mental health issues. 

Directed by Prakash Kovelamudi, the film will have Shah Rukh Khan's cameo too in it. Recently, the makers released a motion poster of the film which made the fans all the more excited for the film, while hurting others feelings. In the poster, Rajkummar and Kangana have their tongues out with a sharp blade on it. It also has 'Sanity is overrated' written on it. The film that was scheduled to release in March, but has got a new release date now. It will now hit the theatres on June 21. Mental Hai Kya has been written by Kanika Dhillon.

People started tweeting to complain about the film's title. Kangana has finally used her sister Rangoli's Twitter handle as a medium to defend her upcoming film. She took to Twitter and wrote, "On behalf of Kangana all I want to say is that everyone will be proud of ‘Mental Hai Kya’ the topic and subject she has chosen will trigger relevant talk and discussions around the stigma." When asked about Mental Hai Kya at an event, Rajkummar said, "It’s an amazing script as it is a very quirky and different comedy. Kangana is such a powerhouse performer and we are coming together after Queen along with Ekta Kapoor (producer) so it’s going to be a lot of fun.”

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