3, October: Sushant Singh Rajput’s latest release “MS Dhoni, the Untold Story”, a biopic on Indian Cricketer has been declared tax free in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday. This movie was first made tax free in Dhoni’s hometown in Jharkhand.
A late night tweet from the chief minister’s office informed of the decision taken by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.
The film’s hero Sushant Singh Rajput met the chief minister and his family this week, before its release on Friday.
The biopic has been directed by Neeraj Pandey which features Sushant in lead as Dhoni and Kiara Advani as Sakshi Dhoni in addition to Disha Patani and Anupam Kher in pivotal roles.
However, the biopic has netted Rs 66 crore on its opening weekend at the Indian box office. The movie minted Rs 21.3 crore, and on the following day, it made Rs 20.6 crore.