Odisha waives entertainment tax on ‘Zwigato’

Entertainment Odisha

Bhubaneawar, March 22: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday approved a proposal to waive off the entertainment tax for ‘Zwigato’, a film, based on the struggling life of a food delivery boy and his family.

The Hindi language film has been directed by renowned filmaker Nandita Das and its entire shooting has been done in Bhubaneswar. Famous actors – Kapil Sharma and Sahana Goswami – are on the lead.

Patnaik also joined a special screening event for the movie at his residence Naveen Niwas along with Das.

He appreciated efforts of Das for promoting Odisha as a destination to shoot commercial movies.

He praised the movie as it successfully presents the struggling life of common men in the cities and also appreciated the artistic portrayal in the movie. The CM hoped that, the movie will succeed in giving a positive message for social change and human values.

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