In the United States, the week between Christmas and New Year’s is a popular time to go to the movies. For some families it’s a bit of a tradition. But for moviegoers in India, a new tradition has started at the movies. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.
Anyone going to the movies in India is going to hear the national anthem. And the audience had better stand up. India’s Supreme Court ruled the national anthem must be played before every movie—a national law that’s now been in force for a few weeks.