Central Board Opposed To Shah Rukh Khan Starrer ‘Raees’ Release in Pakistan

Fans from Pakistan have been waiting so long for release of Shah Rukh Khan-Mahira Khan starrer “Raees” as matter is under discussions of Pakistan’s censor board after discovering the content and theme objectionable.


After watching the film, we also learnt the story shows off Muslims in negative way as well as its content demoralizes Islam religion. The film tells story of Muslims who a part of the underworld and want to be terrorists.

The Hum Films, who are the distributors of “Raees“, had sent the movie to censor board previous week for clearance to premier in Pakistani theaters.

Even though, Hum Films reportedly denied to say anything and said any official word from the censor board regarding banning Khan starrer action drama hadn’t discovered so far, though it wouldn’t rolled out in Pakistani cinema halls as the censor board has taken the decision.


The film directed by Rahul Dholakia that represents Muslims in negative way therefore, censor board believes it may break some controversies in Pakistan who may have aggressive after finding out some indecent content regarding Islam.

Mobashir Hasan who is a chairperson for Central Board of Film Certification had shown his favor over censor board members’ ruling, but Pakistani cine-goers have been waiting eagerly for “Raees” release in Pakistan as it garnered incredible earnings in India.


Dholakia’s directorial also introduces a Pakistani actress Mahira Khan who has made her bollywood debut, though she also known for her spectacular performances on small screens in homeland.

On other hand exhibitors seems to be bit angry as the Censor Board has banned “Raees” screening in neighbor country, while still hope for their approval as well wait for Aamir Khan starrer sports-drama-biopic “Dangal” that tagged its name among the highest grossing movies in India.

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