The government and regulatory authorities of India have irked people at-large for banning various, random things under the sky, in the name of preserving Indian culture.
From cuss words to the notoriously celebrated AIB roast, a blanket ban made sure such "anti-cultural" elements do not impregnate our otherwise "culturally rich society".
However, the Indian government is not alone, when it comes to imposing most bizarre bans. We bring to you seven most weird interdicts from around the world.
The government of North Korea has banned blue jeans! The authorities feel the garment represents American imperialism.
The government banned the ketchup, claiming it was hampering the French cuisine. Since people were adding it to their food to alter its taste, the authorities felt the authenticity of French cuisine was at stake.
This probably has to be the most bizarre ban of all time! The Australian authorities feel, pornography which features women with small breasts should be banned since they encourage pedophiles!
The Australian Classification Board started refusing classification of these materials as a way of discouraging them.