SC asks Censor Board, Centre to respond to Amol Palekar's plea

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

New Delhi [India], Apr. 17 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the Centre and the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) asking both to file a reply on noted actor and filmmaker Amol Palekar's plea. Palekar had moved the apex court seeking certain relaxations in censorship rules by means of removal of pre-censorship of movies. A notice has been issued to the Information and Broadcasting Ministry and the censor board, based on the PIL, in order to relax the pre-censorship seen on Indian films. (ANI)