Artist: Prakash Jha
Date of Action: August 2011
Subject: Political/Economic/Social Opinion
Medium: Film Video
Confronting Bodies: Indian government
Description of Artwork: The film discussed Indian affirmative action of Dalits, member of India's lower castes, most of whom used to be considered "untouchables."
The Incident: The film was set to be released in India on August 12, 2011. Critics claimed it portrayed Dalits, who are often the recipients of affirmative action in India, in a negative light.
Results of Incident: The film was band in the Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, and Andhra Pradesh regions of India.