Meanwhile, Commando 3 released on 29th November and in its 4-day theatrical run, the movie has earned 18.33 crores at the box office. The start wrestler slammed the scene as it showed the wrestlers in a bad light.
Commando 3 was released alongside Anupam Kher and Dev Patel's film Hotel Mumbai. So far, netizens and audiences alike have criticized the makers for showcasing the objectionable scene. Previously, wrestlers Bajrang Punia and Yogeshwar Dutt had also objected about the same scene in the movie.
While talking to ANI, Sushil Kumar said, "I strongly condemn this scene as wrestlers are respectable people of the society with good moral standing". The particular scene in Commando 3 had created quite a lot of outrage on social media wherein wrestler is seen pulling a minor's skirt. "The filmmakers haven't done research on how wrestlers conduct themselves". This scene has been depicted to portray the heroic entry of Vidyut Jammwal.
Commando 3 narrates the story of a vigilante Karanveer Singh Dogra (played by Vidyut Jammwal), who goes goes to London to stop a terrorist attack on India.
With multiple releases in 2019, Akshay Kumar has dominated the domestic box office with a galore of films but it looks like Shahid Kapoor and Vicky Kaushal have managed to steal the thunder with their respective releases.
Keeping up with its constant pace, the film has now become the best performing movie among the Commando franchise films. Coming back to the controversial scene, the makers of Commando 3 are yet to respond to the backlash and criticisms.