Salman Khan thanks Pakistan for allowing release of Bajrangi Bhaijaan

The Bollywood megastar is delighted now that his fans across the border will be able to see the film on the big screen

Entertainment Desk July 16, 2015
Salman Khan also thanked Fakhr-e-Alam, chairman of Sindh censor board.

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.

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Fakhr-e-Alam had tweeted that Bajrangi Bhaijaan is a positive movie made in a long time.

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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