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    'Tanhaji' now tax-free in Uttar Pradesh; Ajay Devgn thanks CM Yogi Adityanath

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    The actor also requested the CM to watch the film.

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    Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath declared 'Tanhaji' tax-free in the state.
    Ajay Devgn's magnum opus 'Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior' has been declared tax-free in Uttar Pradesh by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.

    The war epic, based on the life of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj's courageous and devoted commander Tanhaji Malusare, hit the screens on Friday has already set the cash registers ringing at the box office.

    Devgn, who has also co-produced the film, took to Twitter to thank CM Yogi, and requested him to also watch it.

    The 50-year-old actor, in a tweet, said, "Thank you Shri Yogi Adityanathji for making #TanhajiTheUnsungWarrior Tax-Free in Uttar Pradesh. I would also be delighted Sir if you watched our film @myogiadityanath#TanhajiUnitesIndia"


    The film sees Devgn and wife Kajol share screen space after several years. It also stars Saif Ali Khan as the antagonist Uday Bhan, a Rajput official, who works for Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb.

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    1 Comment on this Story

    True Indian371 days ago
    What the F&*K...why UP has to lose crore of tax money ? What social message does Thanaji have? Tax free is done for small film that are about a social message not for big budgeted commercial cinema. Utter nonsense.
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