Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan said that Central Film Censor Board postponed the release of movie, Zindagi Tamasha.
The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has postponed the release of Zindagi Tamasha till February, 3, 2020.
مرکزی فلم سنسر بورڈ نے فلم “زندگی تماشہ” کا تنقیدی جائزہ لینے کے لئے فوری طور پر اسلامی نظریاتی کونسل سے رجوع کرنے کا فیصلہ کیا ہے۔ پروڈیوسر کو فلم کی ریلیز مؤخر کرنے کی ہدایت بھی جاری کر دی گئی۔
— Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan (@Dr_FirdousPTI) January 21, 2020
Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan said in her tweet that The Central Film Censor Board has decided to immediately consult the Islamic Ideological Council for a critical review of the film “Zindagi Tamasha”.
According to Dr Firdous, The producer was also directed to postpone the release of the film.
TLP announced nation wide rallies
Tehreek e Labaik Pakistan (TLP) announces the nation wide rallies over this movie called Zaindagi Tamasha but later when the authorities restricts this film for release TLP delayed its rallies.
A supporter of TLP shared a video on twitter,
Alhamdulillah! Indeed its a victory for Islam. Millions of salutations to our beloved leader, and all others who raised their voices to stop this film #ZindagiTamasha . But keep raising your voices until the final decision.
Stay Blessed! 💚🇵🇰
— Hamid Raza 🇵🇰 (@Haamid999) January 21, 2020
Sindh bans the movie
The Sindh Board of Films Censor examined and pass the movie but after the pressure from a religious group Sindh Government restricts this movie on exhibition of film, Zindagi Tamasha.
Sarmad khoosat file a petition in civil court
Earlier on Monday, director of this movie, Zindagi Tamasha and Khoosat Films Private Limited, and Sarmad Khoosat’s father, Irfan Ali Khoosat, filed a petition in a Lahore court against TLP for attempting to ‘interfere in the smooth running, public screening and release’ of upcoming film Zindagi Tamasha.
Sarmad Khoosat’s Letter
Be clear that before this on January 16, Sarmad Khoosat wrote an open letter to Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan, President of Pakistan Dr Arif Alvi, Chief Justice of Pakistan , Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Ministry of Information and Chairman Central Film Censor Board Danyal Gilani.
Sarmad also shared another open letter,
Getting dozens of threatening phone calls and msgs. Should I withdraw Zindagi Tamasha? pic.twitter.com/OJB396B1xq
— Sarmad Khoosat (@KhoosatSarmad) January 19, 2020
Be clear that the representative TLP also included in the committee which will take the decision on Zindagi Tamasha Case.