Original title Aligarh - 2015
Runtime 114 min
Release Date 26 Feb 2016
Directors Hansal Mehta
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A true story of Dr. Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras, who was suspended from his job because of his sexual orientation.
Set in the city of Uttar Pradesh and based on true events, the plot revolves around Dr Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras who taught Marathi at Aligarh Muslim University. He was sacked from his position of Reader and Chair of Modern Indian Languages, on charges of homosexuality. A sting operation was conducted by a TV channel which showed him in an embrace with a rickshaw puller, at his house inside the campus.