Pakistan to lift Bollywood ban

Four months after Pakistan blocked Hindi films+ in its cinemas in a tit-for-tat after Bollywood banned Pakistani artists + following the attack on the Army post in Uri, the government in Islamabad moved to allow their screening with PM Nawaz Sharif announcing a committee to look into demands of local theatre owners who are bleeding financially.

The ministry has prepared a plan for allowing import of two to three Indian films a month through NOCs for screening in Pakistani cinemas.

Current around 65% of pakistani cinemas promote Bollywood movies