Published:November 16, 2017 10:15 am
Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chairperson Prasoon Joshi says he has not yet watched the controversial film Padmavati, contrary to reports.
In a text to IANS, Joshi clarified: “The speculative reports a few publications are carrying about I having watched ‘Padmavati’ are absolutely baseless and untrue. I have not watched the film, not expressed any views regarding it. The film will follow the due process at CBFC.”
According to earlier reports, a “well-informed source” was quoted as saying that Joshi saw the film and didn’t find anything objectionable in the content and that it was expected that the movie will “sail through without cuts”.
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