Government puts limited restriction on Exhibition of Indian films in cinema during Eid


Islamabad,May 25 (TNS): Federal government has decided to put limited restriction on the screening of Indian movies in cinema on the holy occasions of Eid-Ul Fitr and Eid-Ul-Azha, the notification issued by Ministry of Information,Broadcasting, National History and Literary Heritage said on Friday.


The decision of limited restriction has been taken to revive and promote local film industry in Pakistan, the notification said.

The restriction will remain in force for two days before and two weeks after Eid days.

The importers/ distributors of the foreign films have been directed to restrain from the screening of Indian films in cinema houses all over the country during the above mentioned time period.