The concert by Lucky Ali scheduled for Friday evening was cancelled at the last minute due to non clearance of some permissions for the event. The management of Hard Rock Café,said they will provide refund for all the passes purchased for the concert. At 6 pm,there was a post of the HRC Pune fan page on Facebook stating the concert was cancelled.
Due to unforeseen circumstances,the Lucky Ali event has been cancelled. We have been informed that all live events in the city are cancelled till further notice. We regret the inconvenience caused. Our patrons who have purchased tickets in advance can avail of the refund from the venue at a time of their convenience. We will reschedule the event as soon as we get permission, the post said.
The Pune police however said that while a particular event may have been cancelled due to non-clearance but no blanket order to the effect has been issued. The management later sent an SMS,e-mail and called all people to personally inform them of the cancellation of the concert.