Shamoon Abbasi’s Durj finally gets a green signal, ban lifted!

The new release date will be announced in the next 24 hours.

Shamoon Abbasi's Durj Banned By Censor Board of Pakistan

It’s just in that Shamoon Abbasi’s film Durj has been cleared by the censor board. The new release date will be announced in the next 24 hours.

The news was shared by Film’s management in a statement, saying, “Attention to all the #DURJ fans, friends and supporters out there. This morning we got the confirmation news and are extremely happy to announce that the ban on #DURJ has been lifted and finally, it’s Official!”.

“We would also like to take this moment to thank our esteemed censor board for their immense cooperation in the matter and for making #DURJ accessible to the people of Pakistan.

We are about to announce the ‘New Release Date’ in the next 24 hours”, the statement further reads.

Based on true events of cannibalism in Pakistan, Durj prior to the ban, it was slated for Oct 18 to get released in Pakistan.


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Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.