Court moved for a ban of ‘Players’

Muzaffarpur: A local court was today directed to proceed with a complaint that seeks a ban of Abhishek Bachchan starer `Players` on the grounds of obscenity.

A local lawyer filed the complaint that sought a ban on the screening of the movie scheduled to be released in theatres across the country tomorrow.

Chief judicial magistrate S P Singh directed judicial magistrate Sanjay Kumar Singh to conduct further proceedings related to the petition alleging use of obscene and vulgar posters in the movie.

The case is likely to come up for hearing on January 27.