Salman Khan, who is known for releasing a film every Eid, has fans all across Pakistan psyched up. News of Bajrangi Bhaijaan not releasing in Pakistan had upset many. But all is well now as the film has been cleared by Pakistan's censor boards.
To express his gratitude for clearing his film, the Bollywood megastar took to Twitter and thanked Fakhr-e-Alam, chairman of Sindh censor board.
Thanku Pakistan censor board for your generosity pic.twitter.com/LoeygABesz— Salman Khan (@BeingSalmanKhan) July 16, 2015
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Fakhr-e-Alam had tweeted that Bajrangi Bhaijaan is a positive movie made in a long time.
Also previewed & certified Bajrangi Bhai jaan & for the record it is not a negative or anti Pakistan film. pic.twitter.com/Nay1UKrdHB— Fakhr-e-Alam S.I & S.E (@falamb3) July 13, 2015
Infact bajrangi bhai jaan is the most positive film for Pakistan that bollywood has produced in a long time. Totally unexpected.— Fakhr-e-Alam S.I & S.E (@falamb3) July 13, 2015
Earlier on Wednesday, the Islamabad High Court dismissed a petition seeking directions to stop the exhibition of the film.
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Justice Aamer Farooq dismissed the petition on the grounds that the petitioner had no legal standing in the case and the petition lacked some documents.
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Censor boards in Islamabad and Karachi have granted clearance to the movie to be released on Eid although with several cuts.
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