Celebrated Bollywood actors Priyanka Chopra, Kajol and Anil Kapoor and many others appreciated Pakistani cinema owners. The owners announce to lift the ban on Bollywood movies to screen in Pakistani cinemas. Following tension on borders, Pakistan had imposed a ban on screening of Indian-made films in Pakistani cinemas. The ban has recently lifted as a goodwill gesture on the part of Pakistan. Many mega stars welcome this decision including the Priyanka Chopra, Kajol and the veteran Anil Kapoor.
Bollywood Stars Appreciated The Decision of Pakistani Cinema Owners
Pakistani cinema owners recommence screening of movies from the neighboring countries after a brief ‘self-imposed’ temporary ban. The ban imposed following India’s ban on Pakistani actors. Priyanka Chopra quoted that “Art should go across the world. I have always believed that. So, I am triumphant about it”. Kajol also praised the move, calling it a positive sign for the industry. She stated that she supports every decision that is to benefit the Indian film industry.
Anil Kapoor also lauded the decision; saying that he is jubilant with the Pakistani cinema owner’s decision. The veteran actor called it is great news’. The Bollywood actors mentioned their happiness at the decision while attending the colorful Sansui Colors Stardust awards on Monday.
Pakistani Cinema Owners Lifted Ban on Indian Films
On this day, Pakistani cinema owners resumed the screening of Bollywood movies. Cinema’s owners said:
Despite tense relations between the Pakistani and Indian governments; Trade between the two neighboring nations had not halted. “Our viewpoint, even when we take this decision, we called it as an interruption. And suspensions always become temporary, as the period passed, now we are ending the ban. Now the screening process will resume,” Nadeem H. Mandviwalla, Chief Executive of Mandviwalla Entertainment had told Geo News.
Pakistani stars who work across the boundary in Bollywood productions are also pretty hopeful to get some more shares in the glamour world. However, we should keep in mind that Pakistani stars and artist expelled from India due unjust political pressure. As Anil Kapoor said that “Things are improving fast. We hope wounds to be healed soon.”