Shahid Kapoor starrer Udta Punjab trailer created a frenzy as it released a few weeks ago. It came to everyone as a surprise when the trailer, which contains highly abusive language, was presented just the way it is- without any cuts. However, it is now reported that the language has all been toned down now. ALSO READ: Udta Punjab: Shahid Kapoor as ‘Rockstar’ Tommy Singh has got us swooning and HOW!Also Read - Udta Punjab Actor Diljit Dosanjh Finally Unveils Wax Statue at Madame Tussauds Delhi, See Pictures
Says a source, “The trailer had not even come to the CBFC when it was put on the internet. Now it has been certified with the language seriously toned down.” All the expletives which Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt are heard mouthing online, have been removed for theatrical viewing. Says Censor chief Pahlaj Nihalani, “The trailer has now been viewed and suitably modified.” Also Read - Udta Punjab Actor Diljit Dosanjh to Unveil Wax Statue at Madame Tussauds Delhi on Thursday
When the trailer was released, film maker Anurag Kashyap had thanked the Censor Board for releasing the Udta Punjab trailer without any cuts. “Pleasantly surprised and thankful to the CBFC for seeing the Udta Punjab trailer in the context and clearing it without a single cut. Big one. Having cursed the CBFC always for there overzealous attitude, must credit them where it’s due. Thank you Mr Nihalani. Hoping it continues,” Kashyap had tweeted. ALSO READ: Udta Punjab song Chitta Ve: Shahid Kapoor as Rockstar Tommy Singh is here to take you on a trip Also Read - Shahid Kapoor Birthday: Padmavat Star Turns 38, Twitterati Wish The 'Cute' Actor On-And-Off Screen Prosperity
An Abhishek Chaubey directorial, Udta Punjab is a film based on the lives of 4 individuals played by Shahid Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Diljit Dosanjh who are impacted by the drug abuse faced in the connecting state of Punjab. The stellar star cast ensures power packed performances.