Pakistan bans 'anti-Muslim' Anushka Sharma's film 'Pari'

The captain recently watched wifey's Anushka's latest outing 'Pari' and had the best reaction ever.

However, the film Pari has been banned in Pakistan as the Pakistani censor board claimed the film promoted un-Islamic values, such as approval of black magic.

Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma's most awaited flick 'Pari' releasing on Friday, March 2nd. The Indian skipper is one of the best players now in the world and Anushka is Bollywood's top star. The concepts within Islam have different ideologies about magic.

A report on The Express Tribune suggests hat the film has been banned in Pakistan as it "promotes black magic, some non-Islamic values and anti-Muslim sentiments".

Yash Raj Films' entertainer Sui Dhaaga - Made in India is set to release on September 28 this year, right before Gandhi Jayanti.

Pari: Not a fairytale is a horror film directed by debutant Prosit Roy and stars Anushka Sharma in lead role with Parambrata Chatterjee, Ritabhari Chakraborty, Rajat Kapoor and Mansi Multani in supporting roles. With films like NH 10 and Phillauri in the past, Clean Slate Films is determined to introduce newer voices into Indian cinema.

Those who have seen the film said "Pari leans in favour of black magic which is contradictory to our religion".

Anushka's brother and the film's producer Karnesh Sharma was also clicked at the preview.

  • Joey Payne