new Delhi: The Indian Air Force (IAF) has written a letter to the censor board objecting to the ‘unfair negative’ portrayal of force in the film ‘Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl’. Also Read – Majid Memon’s tweet on Sushant Singh Rajput, NCP brushed aside, BJP targeted
A senior officer gave this information. The film is released today on Wednesday on the Netflix platform. Sources said that a letter was sent to the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting and Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology last month for consideration. Also Read – HAL built world’s lightest fighter helicopter, to be deployed in Ladakh
The film is based on the life of Indian Air Force officer Gunjan Saxena, who became the first female pilot to participate in the 1999 Kargil War. It has been produced by Dharma Productions of Karan Johar. Also Read – Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt’s sudden health deteriorated, admitted to Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai
The senior officer said, “The Indian Air Force has written a letter to the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) objecting to some scenes in the film ‘Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl” in which she was portrayed in an inappropriately negative manner. is.”
Sources said that the Defense Ministry had last month written a letter to CBFC expressing strong objection to the depiction of armed forces personnel in some web series. He said that it was urged that the production house be advised to obtain a no-objection certificate from the ministry before airing a film, documentary or web series on any subject related to the army.
The senior official said that the ministry had received some complaints regarding the ‘derogatory portrayal’ of Indian Army personnel. Sources said that a letter was sent to the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting and Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology last month for consideration.