Akshay Kumar and Padman team who are on promotional trip for the film has hosted a special screening of Padman for Information and Broadcasting minister, Smriti Irani yesterday in the Capital, earlier they have seen sharing stage with CM of Gujarat Vijay Rupani while promoting film in Ahmedabad.
Padman is comedy-drama film directed by R. Balki, featuring Akshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor and Radhika Apte in lead roles. Amitabh Bachchan will appear in a special role.
The film will be based on Twinkle Khanna’s book, The Legend Of Lakshmi Prasad, which is inspired from the life of Arunachalam Muruganantham. Tamil Nadu-based social activist Arunachalam Muruganantham, revolutionised the concept of menstrual hygiene in rural India by creating a low-cost sanitary napkins machine.
Sony Pictures became the global distributor for the film and its all set to release in India on Fabruary, 9 2018.