Thursday, June 29, 2023

Bahattar Hoorain , 72 Hoorain- central Board of film certification press note

Mumbai. Misleading reports are being circulated in certain sections of media that a film and its trailer titled "Bahattar Hoorain (72 Hoorain)" has been Refused certification by Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC).

Contrary to the reports, CBFC states that the film "Bahattar Hoorain (72 Hoorain)" was granted 'A' certification and the certificate was issued on 4-10-2019. Now, the trailer of said film is under due process which was applied to CBFC on 19-6-2023 and examined in accordance with the Guidelines issued under Section 5B(2) of the Cinematograph Act, 1952. 

The applicant was asked for requisite documentary submissions under intimation and upon receipt of the same, certification was granted subject to modifications. A show cause notice communicating the modifications was issued to the applicant/filmmaker on 27-6-2023 and the same is pending for the applicant's response/compliance.

Thus, any misleading reports may not be entertained or circulated hereinafter when the matter is under due process.