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SC issues notice to UP govt over ban on film based on Muzaffarnagar riots

The film was released on November 17 across the country, and was granted a UA certificate by the CBFC

ANI  |  New Delhi 

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Supreme Court

The issued a notice to the government on Friday, over a ban on screening of the movie 'Muzaffarnagar - The Burning Love' in the state.

The apex court issued the notice after hearing a petition filed by producer of the film, Manoj Kumar Maandi, challenging the government's decision to ban the film screening in certain districts.

The movie, directed by Harish Kumar, is a love story of a Hindu boy and a Muslim girl during the

The film was released on November 17 across the country, and was granted a UA certificate by the Censor Board, but eight districts of the state banned its screening, citing it may disrupt law and order.

First Published: Fri, December 01 2017. 14:35 IST
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