Difficult times for Abhishek Choubey’s Udta Punjab. The trailer with its extensive visuals of Shahid Kapoor indulging in substance abuse and colourful language which had gone viral on the internet, has been substantially toned-down for its theatrical viewing.
According to reliable sources, the authentic trailer that had gone viral was no longer censored.
In keeping with resources the CBFC was rudely whilst bowled over whilst Anurag Kashyap had tweeted this: “Pleasantly surprised and thankful to the CBFC for seeing the Udta Punjab trailer in the context and clearing it with out a single cut. Big one. Having cursed the CBFC always for their overzealous attitude, must credit them where it’s due. Thank you Mr Nihalani, hoping it continues.”
Saya source, “The trailer had now not even come to the CBFC when it become placed on the internet. Now it’s been licensed with the language critically toned down.”
All the abuses profanities and cuss words which Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt are heard mouthing online are removed in the theatres.
Says Pahlaj Nihalani, “The trailer has now been regarded and suitably modified