Agra, Aug 5: Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar with co-star Bhumi Pednekar, were in Agra to promote their forthcoming “Toilet: Ek Prem Katha”, shot extensively in Mathura.
“Shah Jahan built the Taj Mahal for his beloved. Keshav in the film builds a toilet for his love Jaya, said Akshay as he and Bhumi were felicitated by local schools at a function near the Taj Mahal, at hotel Taj Khema.
Akshay met UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in Lucknow early Friday. Officials indicated that the film would be tax-free in the state.
He also wielded a broom along with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister to make people aware of how cleanliness around one affects their health.
Akshay Kumar, on Friday released a toilet anthem on twitter titled “Toilet Ka Jugaad” .
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) August 4, 2017
“Toilet: Ek Prem Katha”, directed by Shree Narayan Singh, deals with the need of sanitisation in India and is based on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Swachh Bharat campaign. It features Bhumi Pednekar with Akshay and is slated for a release on August 11.