Rani Mukherji starrer Bunty Aur Babli 2 release postponed due to increase in COVID-19 cases

Aditya Chopra holds the theatrical release date of Bunty Aur Babli 2 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The release of Bunty and Babli 2 got postponed due to the second wave of COVID-19, since the virus has effected all buisnesses in large numbers, Aditya Chopra decided to hold its release. 

The movie has been completed and was ready for its release on April 23rd 2021, however that is not the case anymore.


Due to the unpredictable curfew and lockdown rumours the film will not be released anymore, the production house will wait for the right moment, so that it can be delivered to the audience with less risk involved in terms of health and box office collections.

“Aditya Chopra is playing the big game of making theatricals make a huge comeback and he is extremely confident that Bunty Aur Babli 2 will entertain the whole of India. The film is a popcorn entertainer that the entire family can watch and enjoy. He wants to hold the film and not release it at a time when the country is experiencing a huge spike of COVID-19 cases. He wants to keep an eye on the vaccination drive and see how India controls the virus spread in the days to come,” a source revealed.

“When you have a big film at hand, it is important to put it out at the correct time so that it can reach out to the maximum number of people. Big films will pull people in the theatre post the pandemic and one needs to be careful about their release dates because films like Bunty Aur Babli 2 will greatly contribute towards restarting the industry,” the source added.

The film also reunites Saif Ali Khan and Rani Mukerji and will present them as the original Bunty Aur Babli in the film. Produced by Aditya Chopra, Bunty Aur Babli 2 and is being directed by debutant Varun V. Sharma.