After MP, Rani Mukerji’s ‘Mardaani’ tax free in Uttar Pradesh

UP government announced exemption of entertainment tax on Rani Mukerji's 'Mardaani'.

By: Press Trust of India | Lucknow | Updated: August 27, 2014 9:58 am
Mardaani is already has a tax free status in Madhya Pradesh. Mardaani is already has a tax free status in Madhya Pradesh.

Uttar Pradesh government today announced exemption of entertainment tax on Rani Mukerji starrer action drama ‘Mardaani‘ as it hightlights the problem of child trafficking in the country.

The state government has decided to exempt the film from entertainment tax as it raises awareness about the trafficking of girls and women, an official statement issued here said.

The movie, starring Rani as a police officer, released on August 22.

It already has a tax free status in Madhya Pradesh.

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  1. K
    KShah
    Aug 26, 2014 at 4:39 pm
    In one word, ridiculous. These movies are making crores of rupees in India and abroad and still they don't pay any tax. Don't believe it. This has to stop. Based on the theme of the movie, they can be exempted partially but full exemption is wrong.
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