“Udta Punjab” leaked online who ever has done this is a criminal and must be punished. If this has been leaked by CBFC then the credibility of the Board is in question.
— India Today (@IndiaToday) June 16, 2016
Aamir Khan was deeply concerned over leak of Udta Punjab online, Thursday he said it’s a big shame if it has been leaked from the CBFC.
Aamir, who was shooting for his upcoming film Dangal in Ludhiana,Punjab center point of highlight said,
“If it is a censored copy that has leaked, it’s a big shame for CBFC.”
Earlier Supreme Court of India refuses to stay “Udta Punjab” film release and directed the petitioner to approach the Punjab and Haryana high court.
Let's support free speech. Let's watch Udta Punjab only in theatres. Don't let pirates and piracy win. Love. a.
— Aamir Khan (@aamir_khan) June 16, 2016
On Wednesday, Human Rights Awareness Association, a Punjab-based NGO moved to the supreme court, asking for a stay on the release of the film.
Contesting and appeal against the order of the Bombay high court, which allowed the release of the movie with one cut, the NGO submitted that the film shows Punjab in bad light,supporting Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC).
Our request to all readers and viewers not to see the film online on leaked version and make it a “Zero Viewed Link” as a mark of protest for leak.
— SRK Universe (@SRKUniverse) June 16, 2016