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World India orders theaters to play national anthem before screenings

The ruling from India's Supreme Court is sparking a national controversy.

Rajanish Kakade/AP/File

India's highest court issued an order Wednesday that requires all movie theaters in the country to play the national anthem before every show, sparking both criticism and praise from Indian citizens. 

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