'Bra' & 'Savita Bhabhi' Scenes In Baar Baar Dekho Cut Down By Censor Board - QuirkyKuirky

‘Bra’ & ‘Savita Bhabhi’ Scenes In Baar Baar Dekho Cut Down By Censor Board

Victorian age or 21st century, who can tell what age we are living in when things like a woman’s bra or a slight reference of porn may be considered offensive by the censor board. Siddharth Malhotra and Katrina Kaif’s film Baar Baar Dekho has finally been given a ‘UA’ certificate by the censor board. It’s is rather rare for a Bollywood movie to pass the infamous CBFC without a few (unnecessary) cuts. So while Baar Baar Dekho seemed pretty clean from its trailer and released songs, it too had to go through the snipping spree of the censor board.


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The film is to have two cuts: A scene with a woman’s bra and another scene with the reference to Savita Bhabhi.

The makers of the movie are quite unhappy about the cuts. A source reported,
 “We don’t live in times where women’s innerwear is never spoken of in public. In fact, even as late as 1995, there was a scene featuring Kajol in Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge. Moreover, BBD is directed by a woman (Nitya Mehra). To assume she’d use the lingerie scene for titillation is absurd.” 


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The same source also revealed about the second cut demanded by the CBFC, with the reference to Savita Bhabhi, a popular and notorious porn comic character. The filmmakers seem furious to the cuts and have demanded an answer to why the Sunny Leone in film, A Flying Jatt was passed by the board.

 “We were asked to delete the reference. The name is used in a light-hearted manner in the film. If a porn reference is objectionable, how was Sunny Leone’s name used in A Flying Jatt?”

Baar Baar Dekho looks promising enough with its new concept of time-travelling and is set to release on 9th September. Watch the trailer here:

 

 

 

 

 

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