Directed by R Balki and produced by Twinkle Khanna, "PadMan" is based on the story of Arunachalam Muruganantham, inventor of low-priced sanitary napkins for women in rural areas.
But, the Akshay Kumar's film didn't see the light in neighboring nation Pakistan as its censor board (Federal Censor Board) denied NOC (No Objection Certificate) for film's release. Now according to the early reports, the film has already crossed 35 crores mark at the box office in its opening weekend.
The Punjab Film Censor Board has banned the Bollywood movie, Padman, exclusively on the basis of it portraying a subject that they think is a "taboo" - menstrual hygiene. They refused to have anything to do with it, arguing that such films threaten Islamic culture and history. I believe the Pakistan censor board didn't even bother to see the film. They were not approving of Padmaavat as well. Airlift had a more pan-India appeal due to its patriotic theme whereas Pad Man caters to sanitary hygiene due to which a larger mass appeal can't really be expected. Pakistan's decision to ban the film has been slammed by Twitterati left, right and centre. "Hopefully, the news will be confirmed soon whether Padman will be banned in Pakistan or not". The film has gotten a very positive response from critics as well the audience. The official statement even said, " Decision to grant NOC to Padman film will be based on merit and criteria of CBFC not vexatious, false and irresponsible political motives being created on various media platforms on the back of film. His Khiladi 786 (2012) was released as Khiladi discarding 786 which is the total value of letters of Bismillash al-Rahman al-Rahim.
They replaced their visiting at Sri Lanka due to some internal problems and so, in the meantime, they are playing against India . Kohli has thus far scored 393 runs in the series with the scores of 112, 46*, 160* and 75 in the first four ODIs.
Peter DeFazio of OR , the top Democrat on the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, said in a Saturday radio address. First, backers would be eligible to apply for a share of the $100 billion incentive grants to states.
As the Post notes, the station is no stranger to private industry; Boeing now operates it at a cost of $3 to $4 billion a year. He also argued that it would be "one of the dumbest things" to stop funding an asset with "serious usable life ahead".
The game then soon went to the double- overtime at 87. "I was glad to see them come back on the beam", coach Tanya Chaplin said. An Oregon State turnover gave the Huskies the ball, and Dominic Green was fouled on a shot attempt with 10.1 seconds left.
Japanese skaters Midori Ito and Mao Asada are the only other women to successfully complete the triple axel at the Olympics. She finished with a huge technical score of 73.38 and a total score of 137.53, a personal best.
The winger's game time was expected to a casualty of Neymar's arrival, however, he has done well for himself securing 21 starts. What's more, he has made the most of his opportunities on the pitch, scoring 13 goals in 28 appearances in all competitions.
Incredibly, the Gunners don't play again in the Premier League until March 1, when they take on league-leaders Manchester City. Merson, though, believes that the signing of Aubameyang could prove to be Wenger's last throw of the dice.
Inconsistent in defense, Mina was a constant threat on set pieces in attack, almost scoring with a header in the second half. We can't be thinking about the absences of Barcelona and detracting from my team '.
Anderson was asked if she wanted to take a second run and opted to take a victory lap, winning with the score from her first run. Four years after she won gold in snowboard slopestyle's debut in the Games, Anderson claimed another here in Pyeongchang.
A third goal seemed inevitable and came courtesy of a great strike from a wide-open Toni Kroos, who Vazquez picked out. The hat-trick is Ronaldo's 33rd in LaLiga. "Hopefully we can fight for every game in all competitions".
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