The cinema body, which represents all the multiplex chains, including, PVR, INOX, and Cinepolis, said the sector directly employs more than two lakh people and provides employment to lakhs indirectly.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Multiplex Association of India urges actors, producers to hold films for theatrical release after cinemas reopen
The Multiplex Association of India had previously appealed to landlords across the country to waive off rent and common area maintenance (CAM) for all the multiplex operators during the period of the current nation-wide lockdown.
India's Most Wanted: Makers of Arjun Kapoor's spy thriller to avoid morning shows as distribution strategy
India's Most Wanted marks the first collaboration between Arjun Kapoor and writer-director Raj Kumar Gupta.
Ronnie Screwvala files case against four major multiplex chains for charging 'discriminatory' Virtual Print Fee
Ronnie Screwvala says he could not afford to release Love Per Square Foot theatrically because of the exorbitant Virtual Print Fees charged by the cinema chains.
Cinepolis Megaplex in Bengaluru will be the third in India after Pune and Thane.
DT Cinemas currently operates 29 screens with about 6,000 seats across eight properties in the National Capital Region and Chandigarh.
Reliance MediaWorks, controlled by billionaire Anil Ambani, is in talks to sell stake in some of its movie theatres to Mexico's multiplex operator Cinepolis, the Business Standard newspaper reported on Monday.