Ayushmann Khurrana’s Article 15 gets UA certificate after 5 modifications

Mumbai, PTI | Updated : 26 June 2019, 05:21 PM
Ayushmann Khurrana’s Article 15 gets UA certificate.
Ayushmann Khurrana’s Article 15 gets UA certificate.

Filmmaker Anubhav Sinha's Article 15, which revolves around the caste divide in the country, has been granted a 'UA' certificate after five modifications by the Central Board of Film Certification.

The investigative thriller features Ayushmannn Khurrana as a cop, with Sayani Gupta, Kumud Mishra and Manoj Pahwa.

According to the official website of CBFC, the film was categoried 'UA'- unrestricted public exhibition but with parental guidance after the makers submitted a compliance certificate from the Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) and added a voice-over in Hindi in the existing disclaimer before in the beginning of the film.

The board suggested a modification in a scene by removing the visual of a flag falling in fire. It replaced a sexually abusive word with another expression and also a derogatory word directed towards parents.

Visuals of beating people have been reduced by 30 per cent. Article 15 is scheduled to be released Friday.

First Published: Wednesday, June 26, 2019 05:21 PM
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