He informed that Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and his family watched the movie on Sunday night and was extremely “impressed” by the movie directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali.
In 16th century India, undefeated warrior Bajirao was bestowed with the title of Prime Minister and became the greatest weapon of his Empire.
The film has also been praised by the critics and has done very well at the box office.
Actor Ranveer Singh who portrayed the role of Maratha warrior Peshwa in Bajirao Mastani so nicely, had even performed at the Saifai Mahotsava earlier this year and urged Akhilesh to “find time” to watch the flick, a close aide of Yadav told.
In the popular Filmfare awards, the movie even bagged many awards.