The NCPCR said Bombay Begums, has not only violated the prevailing law of the land and guidelines, but it's continuing the same and affecting children's interest to a very large extent
Child rights body NCPCR directs Netflix India to remove 'objectionable' scenes involving children in Bombay Begums
The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights has also written to the Mumbai police commissioner to probe a scene in which a minor is seen smoking a cigarette.
NCPCR objection to Bombay Begums is unwarranted; Netflix series crafts realistic portrayal of teen issues
The easy availability of alcohol and drugs in children’s birthday parties is certainly alarming, and the subject must be discussed so that remedies can be sought. The same can also be said about the pressures faced by girls to make themselves desirable for boys in their peer group.
Bombay Begums is replete with bisexual imagery that has long been absent in the depiction of the female experience onscreen. But it isn’t a depiction of bisexuality for the sake of treading new ground.
Netflix seeks more time in response to NCPCR over alleged inappropriate depiction of children in Bombay Begums
Netflix, along with its content team, is scheduled for a meeting with the National Commission For Protection of Child Rights on 16 March.
Netflix gets notice to stop streaming Bombay Begums from NCPCR over alleged inappropriate portrayal of children
The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights has asked Netflix to furnish a detailed action report within 24 hours, failing which it said it will be constrained to initiate appropriate legal action.
Shahana Goswami discusses her role in Bombay Begums, says 'there's lot of really beautiful human frailty in her'
Shahana Goswami said it was interesting to play a character who is witnessing a crisis at every stage of her life
Amruta Subhash on starring in Netflix's Bombay Begums: Grateful I'm offered roles which make me vulnerable
Amruta Subhash says she found her Bombay Begums role of Lily difficult also because she needed strength to dance continuously for many hours.
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Bombay Begums is a cohesive, albeit formulaic show that manoeuvres all the possible themes urban women of all ages and social strata face on a daily basis.
"I am just trying to tell stories that I find interesting. Besides, it’s not like I suddenly made Bombay Begums. These are characters that have been with me for many years," says Bombay Begums creator Alankrita Shrivastava.
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Pooja Bhatt opens up on how her character embraces womanhood and self-love in Bombay Begums.
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Pooja Bhatt said there is 'no point of having stringent laws' in Mumbai as people refuse to take precautions and host events outside the city.
Bombay Begums trailer: Pooja Bhatt, Shahana Goswami, Amruta Subhash wrestle with desire, ambition, personal crises in Netflix show
Written and directed by Alankrita Shrivastava, Bombay Begums will stream on Netflix from 8 March.
Created by Alankrita Shrivastava, Bombay Begums will begin streaming on Netflix from 8 March.
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