The chief of CBFC (Central Board of Film Certification) has finally been removed. He has been subjected to a lot of flak for his brutal censorship of many films like Udta Punjab, Lipstick Under My Burkha, Babumoshai Bandookbaaz etc.
Popular writer-lyricist Prasoon Joshi will be replacing Pahlaj at the helm. Though the official announcement has not been made yet. Pahlaj Nihalani had assumed office in January, 2015.