Is Mahira Khan Verna being banned in Pakistan


The internet is abuzz with reports of Vernathe upcoming film starring Mahira Khan and directed by Shoaib Mansoor being in trouble with the censor board.

According to a report on BBC Urdu, Pakistan’s Federal Censor Board has stopped  Verna  from being screened. The movie is scheduled to be released on November 17.

The movie tackles the subject to rape and how the protagonist fights for her rights.

Social media has reacted strongly to reports of the movie not being screened with #Verna being the top Twitter trend on Tuesday.