‘Udta Punjab’ gets published online.
It’s apparently the copy of the movie submitted to the Central Board of Film Certification. On the other hand, the picture’s team managed to remove it from torrent websites.
On Wednesday afternoon, it appeared the Abhishek Chaubey directorial — which continues to be in the news because of its run in with the censor board — was accessible on torrent websites. On the other hand, the links were removed because of copyright gripe”, the sites read.
There were also reports that the leaked copy had a run time of 20 minutes and two hours.
Representatives of the picture’s producers refused to comment.
Afterward, it went to the Revising Given, which brought it down to 13 reductions. On the other hand, the Bombay High Court on Monday gave the drug-themed film a green sign for release after adding three disclaimers and making only one cut.
The CBFC believed that Udta Punjab showcased Punjab in an undesirable light, with a highlight on its drug issue.
Udta Punjab stars Diljit Dosanjh, Alia Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Shahid Kapoor.