Akshay Kumar told Prime Minister Narendra Modi about his upcoming film, Toilet Ek Prem Katha and the title alone made him smile.
Before the promotional spree starts for Akshay KumarToilet Ek Prem Katha, the actor met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed his film and how it is inspired by Modi-led Clean India campaign.(Swatch Bharat Abhiyaan) So. it is not just us who think the title is funny but even Narendra Modi could not stop himself from smiling the moment he heard the title, which made Akshay Kumar feel delighted. In fact, it seems there is something more to the conversation with the Prime Minister, which we are extremely keen to know about.
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) May 9, 2017
Akshay Kumar’s film talks about sanitation and the need to have a toilet in every household to reduce health issues among women and children who are extremely prone to the unhealthy environment due to open defecation. The film also stars Bhumi Pednekar in the lead role. The 45-year-old actor has often promoted and hailed Prime Minister and his several campaigns. Recently, when Narandra Modi shared a message to give water to birds and animals on the street during his Mann Ki Baat, Akshay also posted a video teaching his daughter Nitara the importance of giving food and water to animals prone to the scorching heat. We have also seen Narendra Modi getting a picture clicked with Akshay’s son Aarav.
Akshay Kumar in an interview, while talking about Narendra Modi as the PM of India, had said,
“With my hand on my heart, I believe 100 per cent that we are not only in safe hands, but being led by a man with a conscience as well as a necessary fighting spirit.” So, going by the camaraderie the two share, we are excited to know what’s next?
The film is directed by Shree Narayan Singh and will have PM Narendra Modi’s Swacch Bharat Abhiyan campaign as its underlining subject. According to reports, the love story that blossoms in this film has the male lead playing character of a Pay-&-Use toilet owner who falls in love with a girl from the slum areas of the city. The film is believed to highlight the importance of the pay-and-use toilet scheme and curbing the social evil of defecating in the open.
Although ‘Toilet – Ek Prem Katha’ is only a week into its production, that hasn’t stopped the makers from announcing August 11, 2017 as the release date. The film is set to clash with Shah Rukh Khan’s The Ring / Rehnuma.(title not finalized)
We can’t wait for Toilet to release!
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