ITS WAR: Bollywood Celebs Are Furious On Censor Board Chief Pahlaj Nihalani On Banning ‘Punjab’ From Udta Punjab.

ITS WAR: Bollywood Celebs Are Furious On Censor Board Chief Pahlaj Nihalani On Banning 'Punjab' From Udta Punjab.

Its ridiculous ! Stupid ! Crazy! Yes, the censor board chief Pahlaj Nihalani has gone nuts.

 

After proposing 89 cuts in Shahid Kapoor’s ‘Udta Punjab’, he has also demanded to cut the word ‘PUNJAB’ from the film’s title.

Udta Punjab

 

This is what Pankaj Nihalaini told media.

 

Bollywood celebs have blasted Censor Board on the ridiculous cuts. Here is what they have to say:

1. You need to allow people to hold mirror to society; freedom of expression is important: Zoya Akhtar
2. We can’t turn into a Saudi Arabia where there is opulence but no free thought in society: Mahesh Bhatt
3. Censor board is behaving like a school principal: Sudhir Mishra
4. Demand that Pahlaj Nihalani apologize for this statement(Anurag Kashyap taking money from AAP),insult to entire film industry: Ashok Pandit
5. Films we make are based on what happens in society, we don’t imagine or create: Rahul Dholakia, Director
6. “Anything that attacks the freedom of speech and expression should be questioned”- Imtiaz Ali
8. “Censor board can certify not censor films” – Zoya Akhtar

 

Other Celebs took to twitter to blast the Censor Board.