Following the Jat protest in Rajasthan, Panipat makers have decided to remove the controversial sequence from the movie. The locals in Jaipur were protesting against Ashutosh Gowariker's film for the allegedly wrong portrayal of Maharaja Surajmal. Now the makers have edited out the scene in question, submitted the film to the censor board to receive the certificate with the film’s length reduced by eleven minutes. "The film distributor has communicated to us that the film producers would be editing a certain portion of the film," revealed Rajeeva Swarup the additional chief secretary (home). Panipat featuring Arjun Kapoor, Kriti Sanon, and Sanjay Dutt revolves around the war of third Panipat.