The state government has clarified that Bharatmata theatre in Lalbaug will be redeveloped at the same spot and will continue to screen Marathi films even after its redevelopment. The theatre is likely to be converted into a mall and the locals had expressed fears that with the threatre’s redevelopment the city would lose its only theatre screening Marathi films exclusively. The state had communicated to the Municipal Commissioner of Mumbai that while granting permission for the redevelopment of Bharatmata, a condition that it should show Marathi films be imposed.
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