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Central Board of Film Certification

The Central Board of Film Certification (often referred to as the Censor Board) is a statutory censorship and classification body under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India. [1]

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Anupam Kher

Anupam Kher (born 7 March 1955) is an Indian actor who has appeared in several hundred films and many plays.

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Arvind Trivedi

Arvind Trivedi is a known Indian actor.

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Asha Parekh

Asha Parekh (born 2 October 1942) is a Bollywood actress, director, and producer.

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Bangalore

Bangalore, officially known as Bengaluru, is the capital of the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Censorship

Censorship is the suppression of speech, public communication or other information which may be considered objectionable, harmful, sensitive, politically incorrect or inconvenient as determined by governments, media outlets, authorities or other groups or institutions.

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Chennai

Chennai (also known as Madras) is the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

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Cuttack

Cuttack is the former capital and the second largest city in the eastern Indian state of Odisha.

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Dadasaheb Phalke

Dhundiraj Govind Phalke (Marathi: धुंडीराज गोविंद फाळके), popularly known as Dadasaheb Phalke (Marathi: दादासाहेब फाळके) (30 April 1870 – 16 February 1944), was an Indian producer-director-screenwriter, known as the Father of Indian cinema.

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Government of India

The Government of India (GoI), officially known as the Union Government and also known as the Central Government, was established by the Constitution of India, and is the governing authority of the union of 29 states and seven union territories, collectively called the Republic of India.

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Guwahati

Guwahati (Pragjyotishpura in ancient Assam, Gauhati in the modern era) is the largest city of Assam and one of the fastest growing cities in India.

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Hrishikesh Mukherjee

Hrishikesh Mukherjee (হৃষিকেশ মুখোপাধ্যায়/মুখার্জী ''Hrishikesh Mukhopaddhae/Mukharji'' (see naming conventions)) (30 September 1922 – 27 August 2006) was a famous Indian film director known for a number of films, including Satyakam, Chupke Chupke, Anupama, Anand, Abhimaan, Guddi, Gol Maal, Aashirwad, Bawarchi, Kissi Se Na Kehna and Namak Haraam.

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Hyderabad

Hyderabad (often) is the capital of the southern Indian state of Telangana and de jure capital of Andhra Pradesh.

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Indian independence movement

The term Indian Independence Movement encompasses activities and ideas aiming to end first East India Company rule (1757–1858), then the British Raj (1858–1947).

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Kolkata

Kolkata, formerly Calcutta, is the capital of the Indian state of West Bengal.

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Leela Samson

Leela Samson (born 6 May 1951) is a Bharatanatyam dancer, choreographer, instructor and writer from India.

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Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (India)

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting is a branch of the Government of India is the apex body for formulation and administration of the rules and regulations and laws relating to information, broadcasting, the press and films in India.

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Motion picture rating system

A motion picture rating system is designated to classify films with regard to suitability for audiences in terms of issues such as sex, violence, substance abuse, profanity, impudence or other types of mature content.

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Mumbai

Mumbai (also known as Bombay, the official name until 1995) is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra.

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Myanmar

Myanmar (or (also with the stress on first syllable)), officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and also known as Burma, is a sovereign state in Southeast Asia bordered by Bangladesh, India, China, Laos and Thailand.

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New Delhi

New Delhi is a district in Delhi which serves as the capital of India and seat of the executive, legislative, and judiciary branches of the Government of India.

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Pahlaj Nihalani

Pahlaj Nihalani is the present Chairperson of the Central Board of Film Certification of India.

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Pakistan

Pakistan (or; پاكستان ALA-LC), officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (اسلامی جمہوریۂ پاكستان ALA-LC), is a sovereign country in South Asia.

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Raja Harishchandra

Raja Harishchandra (Rājā Hariścandra) is a 1913 Indian silent film, directed and produced by Indian icon Dadasaheb Phalke, and is the first full-length Indian feature film.

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Shakti Samanta

Shakti Samanta (13 January 1926 – 9 April 2009) was an Indian film director and producer, who founded Shakti Films in 1957, which is most known for films such as Howrah Bridge, China Town, Kashmir Ki Kali, An Evening in Paris, Kati Patang and Amar Prem.

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Sharmila Tagore

Sharmila Tagore (also known as Begum Ayesha Sultana; born 8 December 1946) is an Indian film actress known for her works predominantly in Hindi cinema.

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State ownership

State ownership, also called public ownership, government ownership or state property, are property interests that are vested in the state, rather than an individual or private entity.

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Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram (Malayalam Tiruvaṉantapuram), also known as Trivandrum, is the capital city of the Indian state of Kerala.

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Vijay Anand (Hindi film maker)

Vijay Anand (विजय आनंद, ਵਿਜੇ ਆਨੰਦ; 22 January 1934 – 23 February 2004), also known as Goldie Anand, was an Indian filmmaker, producer, screen writer, editor, and actor, who is known for acclaimed films like Guide (1965) and Johny Mera Naam (1970).

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Vikram Singh

Vikram Singh is a renowned ghazal and bhajan singer, ghazal and bhajan writer and composer in North India.

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Yangon

Yangon (ရန်ကုန်, MLCTS rankun mrui,; also known as Rangoon, literally: "End of Strife") is a former capital of Myanmar (Burma) and the capital of Yangon Region.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_Board_of_Film_Certification

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