‘Padmaavat’ Gets Clearance For Pakistan Release

Ever since it’s production stages Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Padmaavat’ previously titled ‘Padmaavati’ has been under public scrutiny for it’s portrayal of Rajpoots. After countless bans and what not Padmaavat was finally released in India and has now gotten clearance to be released in Pakistan as well. Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s epic drama Padmaavat was cleared for release in Pakistan on Wednesday, said the censor board’s top official.

'Padmaavat' Gets Clearance For Pakistan Release

Mobashir Hasan tweeted. The movie has been given ‘U’ certification.

“Padmaavat has been declared fit for public exhibition in the cinema houses without any excision by Central Board of Film Censors (CBFC),”

According to some distributors in Pakistan, there were apprehensions over the movie given the negative portrayal of Alauddin Khilji. When asked about it, Hasan said,

“CBFC isn’t biased in arts, creativity and healthy entertainment.”

'Padmaavat' Gets Clearance For Pakistan Release

The film was released yesterday that is 25th of January 2018 worldwide while amidst all the protests in India.

Mariya Haider