Film and Web series on Army theme must obtain NOC before release

Post the success of Uri: The Surgical Strike war movies have become a rage in Bollywood. Following the trend, Bollywood will see many films revolving around war heroes soon. However, some new rules may be enforced on the films webseires or any content based on the army theme. The Ministry of Defence has written to the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology and Ministry of Information and Broadcasting for asking production houses to obtain No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the Ministry before running any content based on the Army theme. Before this ex-servicemen associations have accused a production house and OTT platform for insulting Army. .