Bollywood backs movie mania to beat Covid fear

Nearly 10,000 movie theatres around the country closed in mid-March following coronavirus restrictions

18 October 2020 - 00:18 By Agency Staff

In movie-mad India, millions of filmgoers excitedly waited for cinemas to reopen this week after a seven-month pandemic-induced halt. It's a step towards lifting the fortunes of the world's most prolific film industry.

Avid fan Hema Chockalingam intends to hit the multiplex in the New Delhi suburb of Noida with a group of girlfriends this weekend...

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