26/11 mastermind wins legal case against Saif Ali Khan-starrer 'Phantom'
AdvertisementA Pakistani court today banned the Bollywood movie ‘
Justice Shahid Bilal Hassan from Lahore High Court ordered the ban of the Saif Ali Khan-starrer film after listening to Saeed's lawyer and the government’s legal counsel. He also asked the government what could be done to ensure the movie is not available at all after the ban.
The judge asked, "If a movie is banned in cinemas what the government could do to stop it from being available in the market in CDs."
In a High Court petition on 8 th August Saeed's lawyer A K Dogar alleged a “direct threat to the life of the petitioner (Saeed) and his associates emanating from the content of the trailer of the film.”
"It is obvious that dialogues coming out of the lips of the different Indian actors and actresses will poison the minds of Pakistani public and will portray
The government’s legal counsel said that since no one had asked for a No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the government for the release of the movie, the petition was ‘useless’.
"The petitioner is unnecessarily trying to involve the government," he said.
'Phantom' is based on Hussain Zaidi's novel ‘
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