Aishwarya starrer ‘Sarabjit’ declared tax-free in Uttar Pradesh


Mumbai. Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rain Bachchan starrer ‘Sarabjit’ has declared tax free in Uttar Pradesh two days before release.

Directed by Umang Kumar, this movie is about an Indian convict Sarabji singh who was beaten to death in the Pakistani jail. Story has been narrated from the standpoint of Sarabjit’s sister Dalbir Kaur, played by Aishwarya in the movie.

“Thank you @YadavAkhilesh for making our film #Sarbjit tax free in UP! The team and I are grateful and humbled by your kind gesture,” film’s producer Jackky Bhagnani posted on Twitter.

Bhagani met CM akhilesh Yadav and his family earlier this month long with his team Richa chadha, Omung and Darshan Kumaar.

Uttar Pradesh government has given the tax free status to many films recently including “Nil Battey Sannata”, “Neerja”, “Airlift”, “Bajrangi Bhaijaan”, “Humari Adhuri Kahaani” and others.