Akshay Kumar’s modern day movie PadMan has been banned in Pakistan. The country’s Federal Censor Board has refused to give its nod for the discharge of the R Balki-directed movie.
Akshay Kumar’s PadMan, which deals the issue of menstrual hygiene, has been banned in Pakistan.
The u . s . a .’s Federal Censor Board has refused to provide its nod for the release of the R Balki-directed movie, which additionally stars Radhika Apte and Sonam Kapoor in pivotal roles.
“we can’t allow our film vendors to import movies that are towards our traditions and subculture,” FCB member Ishaq Ahmed stated.
The individuals of Punjab film Censor Board also refused to observe the film announcing it’s far based totally on a “taboo subject” and out rightly rejected any clearance certificates to it.
“we are able to’t allow the screening of movies on taboo subjects in our cinemas because it isn’t in our tradition, society or maybe faith,” a member said.
Pakistani filmmaker Syed Noor said that there was a need to talk to the local film vendors and exhibitors approximately the movies they import from different countries.
“no longer simplest this film PadMan but I suppose even Padmaavat ought to no longer had been released in Pakistan because it portrays Muslims in a very terrible mild,” Noor said.
PadMan has opened to an excellent reception in India. The movie had earned Rs 10.26 crore on its first day and is anticipated to move the Rs 50 crore mark in the course of the weekend. PadMan is inspired with the aid of the lifestyles of Arunachalam Muruganantham, who invented the manufacturing gadget that might offer sanitary pads to girls at a extensively low fee. The movie capabilities Akshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor and Radhika Apte in pivotal roles, and has been directed with the aid of R Balki.