Akshay Kumar contributes 5 lakhs each to 16 innovators from across the country

Akshay Kumar is presently busy promoting his upcoming release ‘PadMan’. Through the course, he is not only trying to break stigma relating to menstruation, but is also touching upon several other social issues as well. (Also Read: Akshay Kumar can play the role of a politician with ease and THESE pictures prove it)

The actor recently attended an innovation conclave which had in attendance 16 enthusiastic innovators from across the country. The actor was so impressed with their zill towards bringing change, that he announced a grant of Rs 5 lakhs to each of them.

Now that’s like a true hero, right?

‘PadMan’, based on Tamilnadu man Arunachalam Muruganantham’s invention of of a machine that produces sanitary napkin at the cheapest cost, hits the theatres on 25th January.

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Reports about Batwoman TV series was in the news recently and the DC fans went ga-ga over the same. Little did we know, Bollywood’s masakali, Sonam Kapoor too is a fan of this franchise. Sharing her excitement over the same, Sonam took to her Twitter handle.

The ‘Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga’ actress wrote, “This is super exciting! I’ve always been a huge Batman fan and I can’t wait to welcome a female into the superhero fold.”

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Meanwhile, speaking about Sonam’s work front, the actress, who was last seen in Rajkumar Hirani’s ‘Sanju’, has ‘Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga’ and ‘The Zoya Factor’ in her kitty. ‘The Zoya Factor’ is helmed by Abhishek Sharma and backed by Fox Star Studios. Also featuring south superstar Dulquer Salmaan, the film is slated to release on April 5, 2019.

On the other hand, ‘ELKDTAL’, marks the union of Sonam Kapoor with her dad Anil Kapoor on the silver screen. Besides these two, the film produced by Rajkumar Hirani and Vidhu Vinod Chopra features Rajkummar Rao and Juhi Chawla in prominent roles.

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Bishan Singh Bedi, Madan Lal, Sandeep and others attended 'Soorma's screening

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Angad Bedi held a special screening of ‘Soorma’ for his close friend and family last evening. The screening saw prominent personalities from sports fraternity and also close family members.

Present at the screening were Angad Bedi’s father and ace cricketer Bishan Singh Bedi and other family members. The screening was also graced by legendary cricket player Madan La.

Sandeep Singh along with brother was also present at the screening. Everyone was extremely moved after watching the film which is entirely based on the true events of Sandeep Singh’s life Journey.

Owing to the positive word of mouth and critics acclaim, Soorma’s 1 week one collection saw a healthy amount of Rs 21.21 crores. The film is witnessing footfalls by kids and family in larger numbers at the theatres.

Soorma is an inspiring true story of the human spirit, about a player, who made headlines for his miraculous comeback after an unfortunate accident.

Soorma features Diljit Dosanjh essaying the role of Sandeep Singh alongside Taapsee Pannu and Angad Bedi in the pivotal roles.

Produced by Sony Pictures Networks Productions, Chitrangda Singh, and Deepak Singh, Soorma is written & directed by Shaad Ali has released on 13th July, 2018 and is running with a positive word of mouth at the box office.

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