The Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh had some excellent news for makers of 'Uri: The Surgical Strike'. He announced that the film has been made tax free in the state of Uttar Pradesh, which would be a big boost of encouragement for the makers. The CM will hold a cabinet meeting in Prayagraj in time with the Kumbh Mela and also watch a mobile screening of Uri.
Earlier on, a politician from Mumbai had also demanded that the Vicky Kaushal starrer be made tax free all across the country and had written to I & B Minister Col. Rajyavardhan Rathore on the same. In the meantime, the Vicky Kaushal, Paresh Rawal, Yami Gautam and Kirti Kulhari starrer has been jumping from strength to strength as it has been smashing box office records.
Uri has already crossed Rs 150 crore at the box office and has beaten collections of many films such as Aamir Khan's 'Thugs of Hindostan', and 'Tanu Weds Manu: Returns'. The Aditya Dhar directorial has now also become the highest grossing medium budget film in Hindi cinema as well as the first film for Vicky that has crossed the Rs 150 crore mark.
At the moment the people are waiting eagerly for the film to cross the Rs 200 crore mark which it can do at the rate at which it is progressing.
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