According to media reports, BBFC has Pathan The film has been given a 12A rating, which is equivalent to the UA rating of the Censor Board of India. BBFC’s Website Pathan is a Hindi-language action thriller about an undercover cop and a criminal who work together to ‘stop the spread of a deadly synthetic virus’. It has also been reported that the film could have been given an uncut 15 rating, but the distributor opted to cut scenes of intense violence to achieve their preferred 12A rating.
The website also states that the film featured ‘scenes of sometimes bloody facial injuries’. Also after the violence ‘blood oozing from gunshot wound’ is shown. The website also states that Film contains scenes after the characters are infected with the deadly virus, with ‘boils on their faces’.
Regarding the adult scene, BBFC has written that in one scene of the film, a man gets embarrassed when a woman changes clothes in the bedroom and asks to heal the wound. A woman also puts her hand on the feet of a man to seduce him. The website also states that the film Pathan featured shootings, stabbings, strangulation, explosions and hand-to-hand combat. There is also a scene where a woman shoots herself in the head to avoid dying from the painful virus.
It has also been said that the film depicts a pregnant woman being gagged, tied up and threatened with a gun. ‘A woman and a man are shown submerged in water for some time.’ However, with which characters this happens, the website has not given this information.