Radhika Apte who is currently enjoying the fact that both her films Andhadhun and Padman have been bestowed by back to back National Awards has found another reason to celebrate with this nomination
Earlier, Akshay Kumar's PadMan and Toilet: Ek Prem Katha, both films delivering a strong social message were declared tax-free in a few states.
Twinkle Khanna shared a picture which has her entire class from the school and raises an important question on the girl child's education.
PadMan is inspired by the life of Muruganantham, a social activist from Tamil Nadu who introduced low-cost sanitary pads.
Calling director R Balki a friend, Twinkle Khanna thanked him for helming PadMan. She went on to appreciate Radhika Apte and Sonam Kapoor, who played the pivotal role in the film.
The movie is a biopic on Arunachalam, a small town entrepreneur from Tamil Nadu, who invented low-cost sanitary napkins to generate awareness in rural areas. The film was helmed by R. Balki and hit the screens last year on February 9
Bollywood films like Uri: The Surgical Strike, Andhadhun, Badhaai Ho and Padman won big at the 66th National Film Awards, which were announced on Friday
Radhika Apte opens up on her unconventional and successful career run
On Menstrual Hygiene Day on Tuesday, actor Akshay Kumar, who gave a push to a conversation on menstrual hygiene with his film PadMan, urged people to help women feel hygienic and safe
A day after attending the screening of Marvel Cinematic Universe's latest film, Akshay Kumar made a collage of him and Downey Jr wearing the Givenchy tie and posted it on Instagram
The 51-year-old actor, who brought the hush-hush talk on menstrual hygiene to open discourse through his film "Padman", flagged off the run
Actor, writer, director Rakesh Chaturvedi, who was last seen in Akshay Kumar's Padman, will now be seen in Kesari, as an antagonist.
Period. End of Sentence backed by Indian producer Guneet Monga's Sikhya Entertainment, is about women in India fighting against the deeply rooted stigma of menstruation and delving upon the work of real-life 'Pad Man' Arunachalam Muruganathan
Akshay Kumar who started an open conversation on menstrual hygiene with his film PadMan, says he is proud to see how talks have transformed into a grassroot-level movement
Radhika Apte talks about how grateful she is for the way 2018turned out for her
Riva Tulpule flew down to India last week and distributed about one-year stock of sanitary pads to girls from schools in Sahapur taluka
Twinkle Khanna who produced Akshay Kumar-starrer Padman, said that there were many people who questioned her decision to back a movie which supported the cause of menstrual hygiene
As a campaigner, she led the community-based campaign 'WASH4LIFE'. Such young girls, who set an example for others, promise a bright future," said Bidisha Pillai, CEO for Bal Raksha Bharat (Save the Children)
Radhika Apte started the year with R Balki's comedy-drama Padman and featured in Lust Stories, Sacred Games and Ghoul, positioning her as streaming giant's India favourite
The GST on sanitary pads has been cut from 12 per cent to zero