New Delhi, August 12: The famous writer Prasoon Joshi has been appointed as Chairperson of Central Board of Film Certification. He was appointed with immediate effect for a period of three years. Prasoon Joshi is replacing former chairperson Pahlaj Nihalani. Previous CBFC Chairperson was coated with layers of controversies for his irrational cut orders in Film.
Previous chairperson Nihalani was coated with controversies. From calling “Lipstick under My Burqa” lady oriented to irrationally censor “Argumentative Indian”, he was gradually losing his ground. Filmmakers and actors were not happy at all with the decisions. In the previous month, it was indicated that he might be replaced.