The much-awaited film of Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai star Hrithik Roshan, KAABIL, has begun screening in Pakistani cinemas, closing the chapter of an informal ban on Bollywood films in the country.
Cinemas across the country have begun screening KAABIL and started its promotion on their social media.
— Atrium Cinemas (@AtriumCinemas) February 1, 2017
On finding out this news, Hrithik Roshan expressed his love and hoped that the Pakistani audience will enjoy the film too.
Kaabil just released in Karachi tonite. India gave it so much love. Hope it gets the same love from pakistan as well. ❤️
— Hrithik Roshan (@iHrithik) February 1, 2017
The ban on screening of Bollywood films in Pakistan came about late September, in response to the ban on Pakistani singers and actors by the Indian Motion Picture Producers Association (IMPPA).