Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan says the makers of the forthcoming film Dangal will apply for tax exemption.
In the biopic, Aamir will play Mahavir Singh Phogat, father of
wrestler Geeta Phogat, who won India's first ever gold medal in
wrestling at the Commonwealth Games in 2010.
Talking about the tax exemption Aamir Khan told a leading news
agency, "I think Dangal falls in the line of tax exemption. We will
be applying for tax exemption, but I am not someone to decide on
Aamir Khan further added, ''It will be the decision of each
state government. We will try to make it happen before the release,
but it is a process. It may or may not happen."
Directed by Nitesh Tiwari, the sports drama is set to release on
Asked if demonetisation will affect the box office collection of the film, Aamir Khan said "I hope not."