MS Dhoni Biopic becomes tax free in Jharkhand

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MS Dhoni: The Untold Story has been declared tax free in Jharkhand even before its release. The film is a biopic on the life of cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Jharkhand was his home state.

The Jharkhand government issued a gazette notification exempting the movie to be exhibited from Entertainment Tax.The decision was taken in public interest to encourage sports in Jharkhand, the notification said.

“The Jharkhand government on Friday waived entertainment tax for the biopic on Dhoni, to be released on 30 September,” the official statement read.

MS Dhoni The Untold Story

“Dhoni was born in Ranchi and that is where his journey began. We are extremely thrilled and thankful to the Jharkhand government, who are welcoming the film on Dhoni’s life with such open arms,” Vijay Singh, CEO of Fox Star Studios told PTI.

Directed by Neeraj Pandey the biopic stars Sushant Singh Rajput in the lead role.

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  1. Sultan Rickshawala Reply

    why? is Dhoni playing free for India?????….he got to fame from Ranchi jharkhand….this is the only way DHONI can provide some revenue to the Jharkhand by entertainment tax. waha re bhagto…tere bhi kya kamal..

    wo bhi release se pehle….without seeing content…LOL may be this story revolve around love for cricket…Dhoni jahrkhand chod ke delhi get selected in national team…

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