Anupam Kher and Mithun Chakraborty starrer much-awaited film The Kashmir Files’s release date is postponed. The makers of the film have decided to push the release due to the rise in COVID-19 cases across the country. The film was scheduled to hit the theatres on January 26 this year.
Taking to Twitter, Zee Studios has shared the official statement regarding the postponement of the film’s release date. They captioned the post, “#TheKashmirFiles will be getting unveiled soon. But till then, please stay safe and wear masks!”
The official statement reads, “Due to the significant spike in Covid cases in the country and the current scenario on theatres being partially or fully shut down in many states, we have decided to postpone the release of our movie ‘The Kashmir Files.’ Let’s fight the pandemic together. Wear mask & stay safe.”
The Kashmir Files revolves around the genocide of the Kashmiri Pandit Community. The film is a heart-touching story of the pain, suffering, struggle and trauma of Kashmiri pandits. It questions eye-opening facts about democracy, religion, politics and humanity.
Written and directed by Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri and produced by Zee Studios and Tej Narayan Agarwal, Abhishek Agarwal, Pallavi Joshi and Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri. Along with Anupam and Mithun, The Kashmir Files also stars Pallavi Joshi, Darshan Kumaar, Puneet Issar and Chinmay Mandlekar in special performances.
Along with ‘The Kashmir Files,’ release dates of Shahid Kapoor’s ‘Jersey’ and SS Rajamouli’s ‘RRR’ were also postponed recently.
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