A political satire and hard hitting dialogues on the present day politicians incorporated by Upendra super star of Kannada cinema for his story and dialogues in the film for RS Productions in the direction of RJ turned director Srini is caught in censor scissors.
The regional censor office members watching this Rs.8.5 crores Kannada cinema 'Topiwala' suggested eight alterations - four in the visuals and four in sound. Upendra was invited to the meeting by the regional censor office. On knowing the areas where the cuts have been suggested Upendra and his team disclosed they are ready with alternative scenes for scenes suggested. The regional Censor office asked to make the changes and come afresh on Wednesday afternoon.
As a result the much hyped and expected cinema of Upendra in lead role with Jackie Bhavana, Maithreyi and others in the cast goes a week further for release. It is not releasing on 8th of March says producer KP Shrikanth of RS Productions.
In the songs of 'Topiwala' also there is some straight hit on an actress and politician in the song Gala Gala Vayassige Bandha Entha Kaala.... Three times the same lines in the song - CM gene Call sheet Kottu Settle agi hodhe.... With the previous sentence Kashinath Cinema nodi doddavalagode.... It refers to currently living personalities- politician HD Kumaraswamy and actress Radhika.