Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma promote their film “Jab Tak Hai Jaan” in Mumbai-PTI

Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma promote their film “Jab Tak Hai Jaan” in Mumbai-PTI

Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma promote their film “Jab Tak Hai Jaan” in Mumbai-PTI

Now that the protests are fizzling out, it’s worth asking what exactly they managed to accomplish. I see two major effects.