The film is set to release on January 23rd, but unfortunately not in Pakistani cinemas. Due to the controversial content the Censor boards in Islamabadand Karachi have decided to ban the film. The film portrays a negative image of Muslims. Moreover the negative characters played in the film also have Muslim names. The CDs and DVDs of Baby have also been banned in Islamabad. The film highlights the terrorismissues and also undercover the lives of agents who become the unsung heroes of nation.
Fakhr-e-Alam, Chairman of the Censor Board tweeted about the board’s decision that Akshay Kumar starrer Baby will not be seeing the light of day in Pakistan. The leading cinemas in Karachi had removed the movie content from their official websites leading to speculations about its imminent screening.
Talking about the film, producer Bhushan Kumar said, “Baby will be our first action-thriller and it is definitely a unique film. It has an edginess, fast-paced action sequences and has been shot par excellence.”
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