Press Trust of India
October 26, 2012 14:39 IST
Shah Rukh Khan plays the role of an army man involved in an operation in Kashmir in Jab Tak Hai Jaan
Director Yash Chopra's last film,
Shah Rukh Khan starrer Jab Tak Hai Jaan may not release in
Pakistan since it will see the superstar play the role of an army man involved in an operation in Kashmir.
The trailer of the film has already been stopped from
being screened on various Pakistani TV channels, the Express
The Ministry of National Regulation and Services has
denied reviewing any content related to the film.
"We have received no application to review the content,"
the newspaper quoted Iftikhar Durrani, adviser to the
Ministry of National Regulation and Services, as saying.
He also denied any reports suggesting that the trailer
has been banned, saying, "There is a Standard Operating
Procedure for trailers to be banned and most distributors
never risk their capital on it."
Veer-Zara, Mr Chopra's second last film released in 2004,
was also banned because it revolved around an Indian pilot
played by Shah Rukh Khan, who falls in love with a Pakistani girl,
essayed by Preity Zinta.
Recently, Saif Ali Khan-Kareena Kapoor starrer Agent
Vinod and Salman Khan-Katrina Kaif's Ek Tha Tiger were not
cleared for screening in Pakistan as both involved the
protagonists as RAW agents.
Jab Tak Hai Jaan also stars Katrina Kaif and Anushka
Sharma and will hit the theatres this Diwali on November 13, weeks
after Mr Chopra's death.