The upcoming Bollywood biopic on cricket legend and Bharat Ratna Sachin Tendulkar, Sachin: A Billion Dreams has been declared tax-free by the Odisha government. The State Finance Minister Sashi Bhushan Behera said the entertainment tax on the movie has been waived.
Sachin: A Billion Dreams is based on the journey of Sachin Tendulkar. It is scheduled to release on 26 May. The film, a biographical drama, traces Tendulkar’s personal life from a young boy to a cricketing legend.
Sachin: A Billion Dreams is written and directed by James Erskine. It is produced by Ravi Bhagchandka and Carnival Motion Pictures under 200 NotOut Productions.
The film has already been declared tax-free in Kerala and Chhattisgarh.