Published On: Sun, Jan 3rd, 2016

I&B Ministry appoints a committee to renovate CBFC

2015, a year in which several of the filmmakers expressed their disappointments over the demeanor of the censor board. With the rising of the protests about the same constantly, the Information and Broadcasting Ministry have appointed a committee to resolve the issues.

The committee which is headed by Shyam Benegal, an acclaimed Indian filmmaker, will guide the members of CBFC to make them understand about the nuances on certifying a film. The I&B Ministry has issued a press note about this revelation.

Apart from that, the committee will also study the various practices followed by different boards across the world in film certification. Basing on all these, the committee will provide some guidelines to CBFC