Kriti Verma of Headlines India rated the film 4 out of 5, describing it as “an outstanding film and a must watch for people who visit a theatre for something more than entertainment”. Zee News gave the film a rating of 4 out of 5, called it “a must watch” and praised the sets, music, performances and storyline. Nikhat Kazmi rated the film 3.5 out of 5, describing it as ” a sensitive parable on bonding and empowerment”. Bhandarkar expressed disappointment about the Censor Board for Film Certification’s decision to grant the film an “A” certificate—meant for viewers 18 years or older—instead of the “U/A” certificate that he had expected. His previous films received U/A certification despite adult content.
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