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Mahira Khan opens up about 'Verna' ban

18 November 2017

Top Pakistani actress Mahira Khan is a popular name across the border. Although the film is still awaiting a go-ahead from the Sindh Censor Board, it may be exhibited to the public today. She has an incredible work to her credit and a huge fan following.

The film was released on November 17 in United Kingdom and the U.S., as promised, however, the Sindh Censor Board took some time and eventually issued the certificate earlier the morning of the scheduled release.

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Though the film is all about crimes against women, and it seems to be a pro-democracy, yet it was temporarily banned on the basis of "mature content" and presenting politicians of the country in a "negative light".

Reportedly, the filmmaker has filed an appeal, and the decision to release the film in the country is still pending.

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Amidst all the controversies surrounding the Mahira Khan and Haroon Shahid starrer Verna, there's finally a ray of hope.

No word from the Punjab Censor Board had been given to the producers making them lose all prime time shows of the film for November 17. "In this game of power - we will always win".

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Mahira Khan opens up about 'Verna' ban