Mumbai (UNI): Akbar Khan's epic film 'Taj Mahal-An Eternal
Love Story' will be the first Indian Hindi film in the last 40
years to be released in Pakistan. A befitting subject to start the
new film-exchange friendship, the movie aims to strengthen ties
between the once-warring nations. Love and peace, synonymous with
the Taj, will set the trend for Bollywood entering the neighbouring
country. The film will be released on April 28 all over Pakistan
and the entire cast and crew will attend the premier show, Khan
He said it was a moment of joy for him that his labour of love
was being recognised outside the country. ''I had put up a request
with the Culture and External Affairs Ministries in Pakistan that
even though India and Pakistan are two different countries, they
once shared common history and heritage. History cannot be ignored.
I am glad that my request was accepted,'' he added.