One of the most popular and iconic songs of Madhuri Dixit was Choli Ke Peeche from the film ‘Khal Nayak’, which completed 30 years recently. Director Subhash Ghai recently shared some interesting facts about the song.
The song was initially labeled as vulgar by people, which was a tragedy for Subhash Ghai. However, he considered it a folk song presented in an artistic way. The film faced protests upon its release.
- Written by: Anand Bakshi
- Composed by: Laxmikant-Pyarelal
- Sung by: Alka Yagnik and Ila Arun
A leading newspaper described the song as a classical piece of Indian cinema, which was a relief for Subhash Ghai. People now understand that it is a folk song.
Just before the theatrical premiere of ‘Khal Nayak’, Sanjay Dutt was arrested under the TADA and the Arms Act. People initially linked the film’s storyline with Sanjay Dutt’s arrest, but they later realized it was wrong.
Despite the controversy, ‘Choli Ke Peeche’ remains one of the most iconic songs in Indian cinema. For more news and updates, stay tuned to ETimes.