New film classification takes effect Wednesday

THE Home Ministry, through the Film Censorship Board (LPF), has set five new film classifications that take effect today.

The classifications are “U” for viewers of all ages, “P12” (parental guidance required for viewers under the age of 12), “13” (for viewers aged 13 and above), “16” (for viewers aged 16 and above) and “18” (for viewers aged 18 and above).