The Punjab government on thursday proclaimed a ban on the screening of comedy film The Legend of Michael Mishra. “The Punjab government has suspended the exhibition of the film with immediate impact for 2 months and through such suspension, it shall be deemed to be uncertified film within the state,” a representative of the regime same. He same the choice was taken “keeping seeable the prevailing robust rancor among the Valmiki community regarding some objectionable references to Maharishi Valmiki”. “The call was aimed toward keeping intact the hard-earned peace and social harmony within the state because the screening of this film could invite huge protests,” the representative value-added.
‘The Legend Of Michael Mishra’ Bans in Punjab
The film, that is slated for unharness on Friday (August 5), stars Arshad Warsi, Hindu deity Rao Hydari and Boman Irani.