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'Parmanu' is not anti-Pakistan: John Abraham (Lead, Superseding earlier story)

IANS  |  Mumbai 

"Parmanu - The Story Of Pokhran", a movie on India's nuclear test in 1998, is a pro-India, but not anti-film, says John Abraham, while the film's joked it will release across 300 screens in

At the film's trailer launch here on Friday, the team was asked about plans for the film's release in

"It's coming in 300 screens in Pakistan," quipped. It was clarified later that he was joking.

On a serious note, John said: "To answer that question, this is not an anti-Pakistan film, it is a very pro-film. So, we are very clear this is a film about and we are going to celebrate this.

"If we start thinking about other markets, we would be compromising on our film. We wanted to tell the story as it is."

Written by Saiwyn Quadras and Sanyukta Shaikh Chawla, the film also features Diana Penty, and It will release on May 25.



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First Published: Sat, May 12 2018. 00:08 IST