“Batti Gul Meter Chalu “, though the name looks quite simple, but it works on a relevant issue which our country faces. The movie from the makers of “Toilet Ek-prem Katha” are trying to explore the problems of power theft in the movie.
Shahid Kapoor in lead role plays a Lawyer in the film, who is carefree. He becames serious after he lost his friend, played by Divyendu Sharma over the issue of paying hefty amount as electricity bill. From then Shahid’s purpose is to seek justice for his friend. Shradha Kapoor plays the female lead and Yami Gautam, who is also a lawyer in the movie is shown little time in the trailer
Shree Narayana Singh, director said while talking about the movie, “Batti Gul Meter Chalu is a subject close to my heart. I know the problems the interiors of the country face thanks to the fluctuations of electricity. Sidharth and Garima, who wrote Toilet Ek Prem Katha, have written this also. Bhushanji has been a huge support. Shahid, Shraddha and the entire cast has been completely involved right from the beginning. We have given it our best. The trailer is out today. I am excited and nervous.”
This is Shahid’s next movie after his role in “Padmavat” .The movie is set to hit the theatres on September 21st.